Dr. Elizabeth L. Walker



Department

Animal Science
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Animal Science
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Details

Education

  • BS, 1994, Angelo State University, San Angelo, TX
  • MS, 1997, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
  • PhD, 2002, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO

Teaching

  • AGR 300: Food and Agricultural Chemistry
  • AGR 370: Farm Animal Welfare
  • AGR 490: Career Preparation in Agriculture
  • AGS 301: Farm Animal Physiology
  • AGS 342: Meat Science and Products
  • AGS 391: Animal Industry Tour
  • AGS 432: Sheep and Goat Production.

Research and professional interests

  • Plant and animal chemical/nutritional interactions
  • Nutritional aspects of growth in livestock
  • Sustainable agriculture
  • Societal issues that affect production agriculture

Other interests

My research interests center around sustainable livestock (specifically sheep, goats, and cattle) production and marketing. I also like to explore and report on new teaching and learning methodologies used in agriculture.