Stephen F. Austin State University
Sheryll Jerez, Ph.D., Assistant Professor
Air Quality Assessment, Modeling and Control;
Biomass Conversion into Fuel
Doctor of Philosophy, 2007, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL.
Emphasis: Agricultural Engineering
Master of Science, 2002, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.
Emphasis: Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Bachelor of Science, University of Philippines in Los Banos
Major: Agicultural Engineering
PROFESSIONAL, TEACHING, AND RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture, Stephen F. Austin State University
9/2013-present: Associate Professor of Environmental Science
11/2007-8/2013: Assistant Professor of Environmental Science
Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana, Champaign, IL.
8/2002-10/2007: Research Assistant
3/2002-7/2002: Research Engineer
Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.
1/2001-2/2002: Research Assistant
10/1998-12/2000: Visiting Scholar
Agricultural and Bio-Process Engineering Division, University of the Philippines at Los Banos
2/1997-9/1998: Research Assistant
PUBLICATIONS (LAST FIVE YEARS)
Jerez, S.B., Y. Cheng, J. Bray. xxxx. Exposure of Workers to dust and bioaerosol in a poultry house. Journal of Applied Poultry Research. In Review.
Jerez, S.B. Y. Zhang, and X. Wang. xxxx. Quantification of ventilation effectiveness for air quality control in animal buildings. A SHRAE Transactions. In review.
Jerez, S.B., S. Mukhtar, W. Faulkner, K.D. Casey, M.S. Borhan, and R.A. Smith. 2013. Evaluation of electrostatic ionization and biocurtain™ technologies to reduce air pollutants from broiler houses. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. Accepted for publication.
TEACHING EXPERIENCE AT STEPHEN F. AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY
ENV 110: Introduction to Environmental Science
ENV 415: Environmental Assessment and Management
ENV 450: Air Quality Assessment
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND SPECIAL HONORS (LAST FIVE YEARS)
Arthur Temple College of Forestry, Stephen F. Austin State University
Core Curriculum Assessment Committee (2009-present)
Assessment Review Committee, Member (August 2012-present)
Search and Screening Committee, Forest Resource Management Faculty Position, Member (October 2011 to present)
International Activities and Programs Committee (Member, 2011-present)
College-wide Awards Committee
Environmental Science Committee
ASABE SE-04 Paper Awards Committee, Member (August 2013 to present)
Associate Editor, Structures and Environment Division of ASABE (2010-present)
MEMBERSHIP AND OFFICES HELD IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
National Association of Environmental Professionals, SFASU Chapter, Co-advisor (2008-present)
American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, Member
Air and Waste Management Association, Member
American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers, Member
Tau Beta Phi (Engineering Honor Society)
Alpha Epsilon(Honor Society of Agricultural Engineering)Phi Kappa Phi (All Discipline Honor Society)