Poultry Team Directory

  • Senior Instructor
  • Extension Specialist
  • 4-H Youth Development Poultry
  • Small Scale Poultry production


Areas of Expertise:
  • 4-H Poultry Programming
  • Poultry Judging and Judging Training
  • General Poultry Production and Management
  • Embryology in the Classroom
  • Purebred and Exhibition Poultry
  • Incubation
  • Assistant Director of Food Safety & Quality Programs
  • Professor of Food Science and Extension Specialist


Areas of Expertise:
  • Spoilage
  • Antimicrobials
  • Sanitation
  • Meat, poultry, seafood, muscle foods
  • Edible films
  • Foodborne pathogens
  • Food Safety and Quality
  • Food microbiology
  • Food safety educational program (HACCP) for poultry processors.
  • Food safety
  • Control of foodborne pathogens associated with fresh and further processed meat and poultry product
  • Senior Research Associate
  • Avian Pathologist and Field Investigator


Areas of Expertise:
  • Emphasis on diagnosis and control of infectious diseases of poultry, waterfowl, gamebirds.
  • Board certification in the American College of Poultry Veterinarians.
  • Professor of Agricultural Engineering
  • Extension Specialist Animal Systems: Poultry; Equine; Livestock; Dairy


Areas of Expertise:
  • Environmental control system design, principles and practice
  • Ventilation, heating, cooling and control of indoor environments
  • Air quality in indoor agriculture (barns, poultry houses, greenhouses)
  • Agricultural air emissions (gas, odor, particulates)
  • Horse facility engineering (stables, riding arenas)
  • Farm animal welfare
  • Environmental biophysics
  • Integrated Research and Extension Programs
  • Extension Educator, Poultry


Areas of Expertise:
  • Small Flock Poultry: Exhibition, Urban, and Backyard
  • Embryology
  • Avian Reproduction
  • Hatchery Management
  • Broiler Breeder Management
  • Broiler Management
  • General Poultry Production
  • Extension Educator, Poultry


Areas of Expertise:
  • Poultry Production & Management
  • Poultry Physiology
  • Composting (mortality/litter)
  • Emergency Preparedness/Response
  • Animal Welfare
  • Food Safety (Eggs & Poultry/products, Feeds)
  • Veterinary Integrated Pest Management (IPM)
  • Professor of Poultry Science


Areas of Expertise:
  • Egg production, quality, safety
  • Poultry management and nutrition
  • Nutrient management
  • Senior Research Associate
  • Avian Pathologist and Field Investigator


Areas of Expertise:
  • Avian toxicology
  • Poultry Handling and Transportation Animal Welfare
  • Poultry diseases and management interactions
  • Biosecurity and disease prevention in backyard and small commercial Flocks
  • Diseases of gamebirds, waterfowl, pigeons, exotic and pet birds
  • Diseases of game birds,pigeons, exotic and pet birds