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Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, External Affairs, 1999-2005.

Co-Principal Investigator, College of Arts and Sciences Professional Masters Program, funded by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, S. Bruce Pitman, PI.

Principal Investigator, College of Arts and Sciences Community Linked Interdisciplinary Research (CLIR) program, funded by the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation and UB.

Collaborator, CLIR funded projects in Modern Languages and Literatures, Maureen Jameson, Co-PI, Special Education Website project, collaboration with the Western New York Parent Network and the Buffalo Public Schools.

Director, Summer Undergraduate Research Institute on Biomedical Materials Science and Engineering, 21 students for summer undergraduate program for summer 2005, 20 for summer 2006.

Member, UB Representative, Western New York Service Learning Coalition (WNYSLC), organized and hosted visit of Paul Loeb (April 14/15 2005) at Daemen, Niagara and Canisius College. The WNYSLC is a collaboration of colleges, universities and community organization committed to creating valuable service opportunities for students.

University Marshall, Associate Marshall, Marching Faculty, CAS General Commencement, 1996-2006.

Member, Public Service Advisory Council, Provost Satish Tripathi and Vice President Marsha Henderson, 2007-2009.

Member , University Office of Development Naming Committee, Vice President for External Affairs Marsha Henderson, Chair.

Member, Distinguished Professor and SUNY Chancellor's Awards Review Committee, Associate Provost Lucinda Finley, Chair, 2006-2009.

Member, Search Committee for the Director of Community Affairs, Ryan McPherson, Government Affairs, Chair, April 2006-present.

Member, Planning Committee for UB 2005 Celebration of Academic Excellence, April 29, 2005.

Member, Search Committee for the Vice President for Research, John Hay, Chair, September 2004- April, 2005.

Member, Search Committee for the Director of the Institute for Local Governance and Regional Growth, Peter Pitegoff, Chair. December, 2004-May, 2005.

Member, Steering Committee, Institute for Research and Education on Women and Gender (IREWG).

Member, Baldy Center Environmental Sustainability Working Group.

Member, Search Committee, Women’s Health/Science or Policy, Department of Women’s Studies, Spring, 2004.

Planning leader for NSF Advance Program grant application 2002-2005.

Member, CAS Sponsored Research Advisory Group, E. Bruce Pitman, Associate Dean for Research, Chair.

Member, Honors Council, Honors Program, University at Buffalo. 2003-6.

Member, UB Alumni Association Awards Committee, 2002-2003, Celebration of Excellence Dinner, April 4, 2003.

Presenter, SUNY AGEP NSF Round Table on Academic Careers, September 24, 2002.

Member, Search Committee, Environmental Geochemist, Department of Geology, Fall, Spring, 2002-03.

Member, Ad Hoc Committee on Masters in Public Health Environmental Health Curriculum, 2003.

Member, Baldy Center Environmental Sustainability Working Group.

Member, Educational Offerings Subcommittee, Middle States Review Committee, Dr. George Lopos, Chair.

Member, Physical Sciences Technical Advisory Panel, for Technology Transfer, STOR. 2001-2.

Co-Investigator, UB University Community Initiative (UCI) COPC Grant application to Housing and Urban Development.

Presenter and Organizer, Office of Vice President for Research, NSF Proposal Development Workshop, February, 2002, Proposal Development and Review, and Organizer, Mock NSF Panel Review.

Chair, SUNY Buffalo Environmental Task Force (ETF), 1995 - 1999, Member 1992-present

Chair, ETF Public Service and Outreach Subcommittee, 1996-present.

Member, Search Committee for Environmental Chemistry faculty position, 1998-99.

Member, Search Committee for the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at SUNY Buffalo, 1997-98.

Member, SUNY Buffalo University Wide Public Relations Council, 1996-1998

Member, SUNY Buffalo Environment and Society Institute (ESI) Steering Committee, 1994-1999.

Chair, ESI Curriculum Subcommittee (Joint with ETF), 1997-99, Member, 1995-1999

Member, SUNY Buffalo Undergraduate College Science Curriculum Subcommittee 1992-present.

Chair, SUNY Buffalo Undergraduate College Curriculum Committee 1992-1995 ( Committee has been disbanded).

Member, Elected Personnel Committee, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, 1993- 1996. Alternate Member, 1996-7.

Member, SUNY Buffalo University wide Center for Scientific Instrumentation (CSI) Committee 1992-94.

Member, SUNY Buffalo Undergraduate College/Undergraduate Library Advisory Committee, Fall 1992-present

Member, Chemistry Department Committees at SUNY Buffalo: Analytical Area, Instrumentation

Member of the SUNY Buffalo Undergraduate College/Undergraduate Library Advisory Committee, Fall 1992-present

Co-PI, Author of Chemistry Department Proposal to NSF Chemical Instrumentation, "Purchase of a High Resolution Mass Spectrometer" (Funded).

Advisory Consultant to the Biomaterials Program in the Department of Biophysics, Roswell Park Memorial Institute, SUNY Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214.

President, Phi Lambda Upsilon, XI Chapter, University of Pittsburgh, 1978 to 1980.

Member, Chemistry Department Safety Committee, University of Pittsburgh, 1979 to 1980.

Chemistry Department Representative, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Student Organization, 1978 to 1981.

Member, Faculty of Arts and Sciences Advising Committee, University of Pittsburgh, 1980 to 1981

Member, College of Arts and Sciences Budget Advisory Committee, University of Pittsburgh, 1981

Chapter Secretary, 1975-76, President 1976-1977, Consultant and Seminar Chairman, 1977 Oakland University American Chemical Society Student Affiliates.

Member, Oakland University Chemistry Department Curriculum Advisory and Development Committee, 1976-1977.

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   Joseph A. Gardella, Jr. - 470 Natural Sciences Complex - University at Buffalo - Buffalo, NY 14260 Ph:716-645-1499 email