Paul Hill

Cooperative Extension - Southern

Extension Associate Professor / Rural Online Initiative / Washington County Director


Paul Hill

Contact Information

Office Location: Washington County
Phone: (435) 634-5706
Email: paul.hill@usu.edu
Website: extension.usu.edu/washington

Educational Background

PhD, Curriculum and Instruction, Utah State University, 2022
TBD
Other, Startup Ignition, 2017
Management, University of Toledo, 2017
MBA, Leadership, (Statistics, Marketing), Southern Utah University, 2011
BS, Business Administration, (Leadership, Statistics, Marketing), Dixie State University, 2009

Licensures & Certifications

Institutional Review Board (IRB), Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI), 2019
Certified Business Advisor, University of Toledo, 2017
Institutional Review Board (IRB), Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI), 2017
Raspberry Pi Certified Educator, Raspberry Pi Foundation, 2016

Biography

Paul Hill is a tenured Extension Associate Professor and County Director for Utah State University where he leads economic development and 4-H STEM education programs in Washington County. He is a recipient of the prestigious Utah Governor’s Medal for Science Technology as well as the USU Faculty Innovator and County Faculty of the year award for his research and Extension work.

Teaching Interests

Economic Development, 4-H STEM Education, Lean Innovation

Research Interests

Economic Development, STEM education

Awards

Administrative Leadership Award, Regional Winner, 2019

Epsilon Sigma Phi (ESP).

Administrative Leadership Award, Regional Winner, 2019

Epsilon Sigma Phi (ESP).

Excellence in Community Action – Rural Partner of the Year Award, State Winner, 2018

Community Action Partnership of Utah

County Faculty of the Year Award, State Winner, 2018

Utah State University, College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences (CAAS)

Denise Miller National 4-H Innovator Award (Individual), 2017

National Association of Extension 4-H Agents (NAE4-HA)

Denise Miller National 4-H Innovator Award (Individual), 2017

Utah Association of Extension 4-H Workers (UAE4-HW)

Creative Excellence (Team), 2017

Joint Council of Extension Professionals (JCEP)

Creative Excellence (Team), 2016

Epsilon Sigma Phi (ESP)

Utah Governor’s Medal for Science and Technology, 2015

State of Utah

Achievement in Service Award (Individual), , 2015

National Association of Extension 4-H Agents

Achievement in Service Award (Individual), , 2015

National Association of Extension 4-H Agents

Dean Don Felker Financial Management Award (Team), 2015

National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dean Don Felker Financial Management Award (Team), 2015

National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dean Don Felker Financial Management Award (Team), 2015

National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

Search for Excellence in Teen Programming (Team), , 2015

National Association of Extension 4-H Agents

Search for Excellence in Teen Programming (Team), , 2015

National Association of Extension 4-H Agents

Video Program Award (Individual), 2015

National Association of Extension 4-H Agents

Maker Camp, Affiliate Award, 2015

Google & Maker Media

Early Career Service Award, 2015

Iota-Utah Chapter, Epsilon Sigma Phi

Communications Award for Program Promotional Piece (Team), 2014

National Association of County Agriculture Agents (NACAA)

Super Affiliate, 2014

Maker Camp on Google +

Excellence in Agriculture, 2014

Utah Farm Bureau Federation - Washington County Chapter

Communications Award for Program Promotional Piece (Team), 2013

National Association of County Agriculture Agents (NACAA)

Galaxy IV Conference Travel Scholarship, 2013

Utah Association of Extension 4-H Workers (UAE4-HW)

Specialty Award in Educational Technology (Team), Regional Winner, 2013

National Association of Extension 4-H Agents (NAE4-HA)

Galaxy IV Conference Travel Scholarship, 2013

National Association of Community Development Extension Professionals (NACDEP)

Super Affiliate, 2013

Maker Camp on Google +

Blue & Gold Award, 2013

Future Farmers of America - Hurricane High School Chapter

Certificate of Appreciation, 2013

Future Farmers of America - Pine View High School Chapter

Communications Award for Program Promotional Piece (Team), State Winner, 2013

Utah Association of County Agriculture Agents (UACAA)

Specialty Award for Excellence in Natural Resources/Environmental Education (Team), State Winner, 2013

Utah Association of Extension 4-H Workers (UAE4-HW)

Specialty Award in Educational Technology (Team), State Winner, 2013

Utah Association of Extension 4-H Workers (UAE4-HW)

Search for Excellence in Livestock Production, 2012

National Association of County Agriculture Agents (NACAA)


Publications | Abstracts

  • MacArthur, S., Cromwell, S., Garcia, Z., Hill, P.A, Nelson, C., Discover 4-H Clubs: Baby Stepping into new 4-H Projects.
  • MacArthur, S., Cromwell, S., Garcia, Z., Hill, P.A, Nelson, C., Discover 4-H Clubs: Baby Stepping into new 4-H Projects.

An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

Publications | Books

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Publications | Fact Sheets

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Publications | Curriculum

    • Hill, P.A, Jimenez, L.N, Garcia, Z., MacArthur, S., (2016). Discover 4-H Code Clubs .
    • Hill, P.A, Jimenez, L.N, Garcia, Z., MacArthur, S., (2016). Discover 4-H Python Code Clubs.
    • Hill, P.A, Jimenez, L.N, Garcia, Z., MacArthur, S., (2016). Discover 4-H Scratch Code Clubs .
    • Hill, P.A, MacArthur, S., (2014). Discover 4-H Robotics Clubs.
    • Hill, P.A, Patterson, R., Kitchen, B.M, MacArthur, S., (2013). Discover Shooting Sports Clubs.
    • Hill, P.A, (2013). Discover 4-H: LEGO Robotics. Utah State University

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Publications | Journal Articles

    Academic Journal

    Professional Journal

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Publications | MultiMedia

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Publications | Other

    An asterisk (*) at the end of a publication indicates that it has not been peer-reviewed.

    Extension

    Civil Rights, 2011 - 2019
    Economic Development, 2011 - 2019
    STEM Education, 2011 - 2019
    eXtension Foundation, 2014 - 2017
    Youth Leadership & Development, 2011 - 2016
    Agriculture, 2012 - 2015