People

Steering Committee

Heather Allen
Research Microbiologist, USDA ARS National Animal Disease Center
Antibiotic Resistance, Anaerobic Microbiology
Roxanne Clemens
Program Coordinator II, Agriculture Experiment Station
Communications, Editing, Agribusiness
James Dickson
Professor, Animal Science
Food Microbiology, Meat Product Safety
Karin Dorman
Professor, Statistics, Professor, Genetics, Development and Cell Biology
Statistics, Bioinformatics, Mathematical Biology
Helen Jensen
Professor, Economics
Health Economics, Human Resources Economics
Young-Jin Lee
Associate Professor, Chemistry
Mass Spectrometry
Annette O'Connor
Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Epidemiology, Research Synthesis, Zoonotic Disease
Paul Plummer
Associate Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Ruminant Medicine and Surgery, Molecular Biology, Campylobacter
Guru Rao
Associate Vice President for Research, Professor, Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
Protein Engineering, Plant Biology
James Reecy
Associate Vice President for Research, Professor, Animal Science
Beef Cattle Genetics/Genomics, Bioinformatics
Michelle Soupir
Associate Professor, Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
Sustainable Water Systems, Contaminants of Emerging Environmental Concern
Rachael Voas
Project Manager, Grants Hub
Strategic Research, Project Management
Distinguished Professor; Director of Egg Industry Center; Assistant Dean for Research, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences; Interim Director of the Iowa Nutrient Research Center
Poultry and Swine Housing Systems, Environmental Physiology, Air Quality
Qijing Zhang
Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Studies, Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine
Antibiotic Resistance, Bacterial Genetics, Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases

Faculty

Dong Ahn
Professor, Animal Science
Poultry, Egg Quality
Rachel Allbaugh
Associate Professor, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Veterinary Ophthalmology, Ophthalmic Surgery, Ocular Therapeutics
Karin Allenspach
Professor, Translational Health and Internal Medicine, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Gastroenterology, Antibiotics, GI Disease
Assistant Professor, University of Iowa, College of Public Health
Maternal and Child Health, Enteric Disease, Environmental Epidemiololgy
Shannon Bartelt-Hunt
Professor, Civil Engineering
Environmental Engineering, Environmental Chemistry
Bryan Bellaire
Associate Professor, Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine
Bacterial Pathogenesis, Translational Medicine, Biosafety and Biodefense
Timothy Bigelow
Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Bioengineering, Advanced Design and Manufacturing
April Blong
Assistant Professor, Small Animal Emergency and Critical Care
Clinical Practice, Small Animal Care, Antibiotic Stewardship
David Borts
Assistant Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Analytical Chemistry, Mass Spectrometry, Chromatography
Eric Burrough
Associate Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Veterinary Pathology, Porcine Enteric Disease
Steve Carlson
Associate Professor, Biomedical Sciences
Antibiotic Resistance, Microbiology, Pharmacogenomics
Jason Chen
Affiliate Assistant Professor, Chemistry
Synthetic Organic Chemistry, Biorenewable Materials
Maria Jose Clavijo
Research Assistant Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Epidemiology, Bacteriology, Swine
Grant Dewell
Associate Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Beef Production Medicine, Epidemiology, Food Safety
Associate Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Beef Cattle, Production Medicine, Feedlot
Affiliate Associate Professor, Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine
Bacteriology
Nicholas Gabler
Associate Professor, Animal Science
Swine, Nutrition, Physiology
Patrick, Gorden
Clinical Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Dairy Production Medicine, Milk Quality
Ronald Griffith
Professor, Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine
Food Safety, Bovine Respiratory Disease, Infection and Vaccination
Dermot Hayes
Professor, Economics, Pioneer Chair in Agribusiness
International Trade, Agriculture Policy
Matt Helmers
Professor, Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
Agricultural and Water Resources
Mark Honeyman
Associate Dean, Iowa State Research Farms
Swine Nutrition, Swine Management, Alternative Livestock Production Systems
Adina Howe
Assistant Professor, Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
Metagenomics, Antibiotics and Pathogens
Albert Jergens
Professor and Associate Chair for Research and Graduate Studies, Veterinary Clinical Sciences
Dog and Cat Infectious Diarrhea, Chronic Enetropathies, E. coli
Anna Johnson
Associate Professor, Animal Science
Farm Animal Behavior and Well-Being
Ramesh Kanwar
Distinguished Professor, Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
Drainage, Irrigation, Water Quality and Natural Resource Management
Locke Karriker
Professor and Interim Chair, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine; Director, Swine Medicine Education Center
Swine Medicine, Pharmacology, Population Medicine
Assistant Professor, Animal Science
Bioinformatics, Genetics, Genomics
Amanda Kreuder
Assistant Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Infectious Diseases of Ruminants and Camelids, Neonatal Health and Disease, Molecular Microbiology of Campylobacter Jejuni
Adam Krull
Clinical Assistant Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Bacteriology, Resistance of Veterinary Pathogens, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory
Susan Lamont
Distinguished Professor, Animal Science
Animal Breeding and Genetics
Claudia Lemper
Lecturer, Plant Pathology and Microbiology
Microbiology, Genetics
Ganwu Li
Assistant Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Molecular Diagnostics and Diagnostic Medicine, Viral and Bacterial Genomic Epidemiology, Pathogen-Host Interactions
Xu Li
Associate Professor, Civil Engineering
Environmental Microbiology, Fate and Transport, Technology
Daniel Linhares
Assistant Professor and Director of Graduate Education, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Field Epidemiology, Veterinary Population Medicine, Intervention
Diagnostic Microbiologist, School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Clinical Microbiology, AMR Testing, Bovine
Drew Magstadt
Clinical Assistant Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Veterinary Pathology, Diagnostic Medicine
Antonio Mallarino
Professor, Agronomy
Soil Fertility, Nutrient Management
Richard Martin
Distinguished Professor, Biomedical Sciences
Pharmacology, Neuroscience, Toxicology
Aubrey Mendonca
Associate Professor, Food Science and Human Nutrition
Microbial Food Safety and Food Spoilage
Jonathan Mochel
Associate Professor, Biomedical Sciences
Pharmacokinetics, PKPD Modeling, Pharmacology
Santosh Pandey
Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Devices, Image Processing, Drug Combination
Christine Petersen
Director, Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases
DVM/MPH, Epidemiology
Alison Phillips
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Social/Health Psychology, Populations with Chronic Illness
Gregory Phillips
Professor, Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine
Microbiome/Host Interactions, Antibiotic Persistence in Bacterial Pathogens
Clinical Associate Professor, Veterinary Diagnostic and Production Animal Medicine
Antibiotic Use, Clinical Impact, Swine Extension

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