New AVS Department Chair

Dr. Strickland is a Nutritional Toxicologist with a BS in Animal Science from Southwest Missouri State University, and MS and PhD in Nutrition from Clemson University. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow in Animal Science and Comparative Medicine at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Assistant and Associate Professor of Animal and Range Sciences at New Mexico State University where he was Program Director for Building Minority Cancer Research Capacity, and most recently he has served as Research Program Leader for the Forage-Animal Research Unit with USDA-ARS, Lexingron, KY. He became the AVS Department Chair in January of 2013.


Dr. Jim Strickland