Directory

Faculty and staff of the Prestage Department of Poultry Science.

Leadership

Frank Siewerdt

Department Head

Faculty

Professor of Genetics and Breeding

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Thaciane Amaral

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Ken Anderson

Professor — Commercial Layer and Small Flock Management

Faculty

Director of Graduate Programs

Lauren Anderson

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) Fellow

Tuoying Ao

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Research Project Manager, Monogastric Nutrition

Jonas Asbill

Area Specialized Agent – Poultry

Faculty

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Robert Beckstead

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Director of Scientific Support and Investigation Unit, Ceva Animal Health

Lisa Bielke

Prestage Distinguished Scholar of Turkey Health

Faculty

Associate Professor

Elaine Bohórquez

Teaching Associate Professor – Physiology

Faculty

Emmillie Boot

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Poultry Science Graduate Student Association Treasurer

Jose Bruno-Barcena

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Associate Professor of Microbiology, Department of Plant and Microbial Biology

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Joaquin Cabanas-Ojeda

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Yan Campbell

Assistant Professor – Processing and Products Specialist

Faculty

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Sophie Chance

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Marissa Herchler Cohen

Area Specialized Agent — Animal Food Safety

Faculty

Lori Cooke

Research Technician

Staff

Jim Croom

Professor Emeritus

Emeritus

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Joan Davis

Executive Assistant

Staff

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Frank Edens

Professor — Physiology and Immunology

Faculty

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Adam Fahrenholz

Associate Professor — Feed Milling

Faculty

Distance Education Coordinator

Yewande Fasina

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Associate Professor of Animal Sciences (Poultry), N.C. A&T

Peter Ferket

William Neal Reynolds Professor — Nutrition and Biotechnology

Faculty

Associate Department Head

Director, Animal Food and Nutrition Consortium

Mary Fosnaught

Extension Associate – Poultry 4-H and Youth Development

Faculty

Skye Freeland

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Tom Frost

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Director of Innovation and Applications, DSM Nutritional Products, LLC

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Hannah Gentry

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Richard Goforth

Area Specialized Agent — Poultry

Faculty

Lauren Greene

Area Specialized Agent — Poultry

Faculty

Jesse Grimes

Professor – Turkey Management

Faculty

Department Extension Leader

Bhavisha Gulabrai

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Social Chair, Poultry Science Graduate Student Association

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Jeffrey Hall

Research Specialist

Staff

Kari Harding

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Jennifer Harrison

Research Technician

Staff

Hosni Hassan

Professor — Microbiology, Biochemistry, Toxicology and Food Science

Faculty

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Gerald Havenstein

Professor Emeritus

Emeritus

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Brendan Heinichen

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Stephen Hocutt

Research Operations Manager

Staff

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Demilade Ibiwoye

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

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Susan Jones

Poultry Science Lecturer

Faculty

Michael Joseph

Assistant Professor – Extrusion and Value-Added Processing

Faculty

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Bartosz Kempisty

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Aaron Kiess

Braswell Distinguished Professor – Layers

Faculty

Matthew Koci

Professor — Immunology, Virology and Host-Pathogen Interactions

Faculty

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Justin Lowery

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Zack Lowman

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

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Ramon Malheiros

Assistant Professor – Poultry Nutrition, Reproduction and Physiology

Faculty

Dimitri Malheiros

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Poultry Science Graduate Student Association, President 2021-present

Donald Ray McIntyre Jr.

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Mary Mendoza

Research Specialist

Staff

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Paul Mozdziak

Professor — Physiology

Faculty

Physiology Graduate Program Director

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Shelly Nolin

Research Specialist

Staff

Basheer Nusairat

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Associate Professor, Jordan University of Science and Technology

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Taylor O'Lear Reid

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Edgar Oviedo

Professor – Broiler Nutrition and Management, Data Analytics

Faculty

University Faculty Scholar

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Ryan Patterson

Research Operation Manager

Staff

Ishab Poudel

Research Scholar

Faculty

Allison Pullin

Assistant Professor – Animal Welfare

Faculty

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Rasha Qudsieh

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Muquarrab Qureshi

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty, Emeritus

Research Leader, Food Science & Market Quality and Handling Research Unit, USDA-ARS

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Natalie Roberts

Research Specialist

Staff

Hugo Romero-Sanchez

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Margaret Ross

Area Specialized Agent — Poultry

Faculty

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Frank Siewerdt

Department Head

Faculty

Professor of Genetics and Breeding

Christina Sigmon

Research Technician

Staff

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Charles Stark

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Lynn Strother

Administrative Associate

Staff

Joseph Stuckey

Research Operations Manager and Project Coordinator

Staff

Toni Sullivan

Laboratory Manager

Staff

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Yabaiz Tahir

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

Ondulla Toomer

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty, Faculty

Research Chemist Market Quality and Handling Research Unit (USDA-ARS)

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Thien Vu

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

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Lin Walker

Assistant Professor – Applied Microbiology

Faculty

Dannica Wall

Extension Research Specialist

Staff

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Nelson Ward

Adjunct Professor

Adjunct Faculty

Allison Weaver

Graduate Student

Graduate Students

NC State Animal Welfare Judging Team Head Coach

Amber Whitley

Graduate Services Coordinator

Faculty

Mike Wineland

Professor Emeritus

Emeritus

Lynn Worley-Davis

Teaching Assistant Professor

Faculty

Director of Undergraduate Programs

Ag Institute Livestock and Poultry Management Coordinator

Becca Wysocky

Research Specialist

Staff

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Philip Yeboah

Graduate Student

Graduate Students