Department of Animal Science

The Department of Animal Science offers teaching, research, and extension programs in animal agriculture and the food system.

Animal Science News

Kevin Harvatine, right, receives his award from Robert Roberts, head of the Department of Food Science and chair of the ADSA Foundation Board.
Kevin Harvatine Recognized at ADSA Annual Meeting
July 23, 2018
Harvatine received the prestigious award for his research and educational leadership in identifying critical issues affecting the future of the dairy industry.
Campbell Receives Young Scientist Educator Award
July 23, 2018
Recognized by the American Society of Animal Science (ASAS) with their ADSA-ASAS Northeast Section award.
Hines Named Assistant Professor of Animal Science at Penn State
July 23, 2018
Hines will bring applied swine research to Pennsylvania's swine industry.
John Boney Named Assistant Professor of Poultry Science at Penn State
July 23, 2018
Boney will work closely with the poultry industry in environmental stewardship and new strategies in nutrient utilization.
Smarsh Named Assistant Professor of Equine Science
July 23, 2018
Smarsh will work with the Extension Equine team and Pennsylvania's equine industry.