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Eric J. Scholljegerdes

Title: Assistant Professor of Animal Science

Major Field of Interest: Ruminant Nutrition

E-mail address: ejs@nmsu.edu

Office Phone: 575-646-1750


  • B.S. University of Missouri-Columbia, 1998
  • M.S. University of Wyoming, 2001
  • Ph.D. University of Wyoming, 2005

Courses Taught:

  • Animal Science 484 - Ruminant Nutrition
  • Animal Science 510 - Range Nutrition Techniques
  • Animal Science 515 - Graduate Seminar
  • Animal Science 521 - Advanced Nutritional Management II: Cow calf/stocker


  • Investigation of strategic supplementation strategies that improve the use of forages by ruminants. Other interests include the development of supplements which provide key nutrients at critical times of the production cycle to improve reproduction and growth.