Graduate Student

If you are an undergraduate student exploring your future in animal science, or a graduate student who is looking forward to a promising career in research or advanced placement in industry, the ISU Department of Animal Science brings you some of the best teachers, researchers and mentors a university setting can provide. The department of animal science consists of faculty members from all over the world who have excelled at their specific areas of knowledge. Winning top awards from the American Society of Animal Science, American Dairy Science Association, Poultry Science Association, Meat Science Association, Federation of Animal Science Societies or industry-related groups such as the American Feed Industry Association, US Poultry and Egg Association, etc. our faculty work hard to stay at the top of their research and teaching fields. Come learn from them, work alongside them and discover a whole new world.

Graduate Assistant, Research, Dr. Josh Selsby
Animal Physiology
Matthew Schulte
Graduate Assistant, Research, Dr. Elisabeth Huff-Lonergan
Meat Science
215 Meat Lab
Blythe Schultz
Graduate Assistant
Animal Science
Graduate Assistant, Dr. Stephan Schmitz-Esser
Cori Siberski
Graduate Assistant, Research, Dr. James Koltes, Dr. Jennifer Bundy
Dairy Genetics, Animal Breeding and Genetics
Dathan Smerchek
Graduate Assistant, Dr. Stephanie Hansen
Animal Science
Graduate Assistant, Dr. Nicholas Gabler
Animal Science
Jay Stowater
Graduate Assistant, Dr. Steven Lonergan
Meat Science
Jamie Studer
Graduate Assistant - Research , Dr. Jason Ross
Animal Physiology, Reproductive Physiology
2361 Kildee Hall
Will Taylor
Graduate Assistant - Research , Dr. Ken Stalder
Animal Science
Graduate Assistant, Research, Dr. Ranga Appuhamy
337B Kildee Hall
Shulan Xiao
Graduate Assistant - Research, Dr. Dong Ahn
Animal Science
2271 Kildee Hall