Dean McPheron Announces Department Chairs

Posted: April 16, 2012

Unit leaders for new department structure for the College named.

The Chairs for the newly constituted departments for the College of Agricultural Sciences were announced by Bruce McPheron, Dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences: Agricultural and Biological Engineering: Paul Heinemann; Agricultural Economics, Sociology and Education: Ann Tickamyer; Animal Science: Terry Etherton; Ecosystem Science and Management: Mike Messina; Entomology: Gary Felton; Food Science: John Floros; Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology: Fred Gildow; Plant Science: Rich Marini; Veterinary and Biomedical Sciences: Mary Kennett.   Dean McPheron further stated, "We have built a team that will take the college to the next level in our scholarship, in our preparation of new generations of students, and in our outreach to the citizens, communities, and industry stakeholders that we serve."

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