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Timothy Ross

Title: Distinguished Achievement Professor of Animal Science
Major Fields of Interest: Applied Animal Science, Sheep Production, Reproductive Physiology, and Toxicology

Email Address: tross@nmsu.edu

Office Phone: 575-646-2515

 

Education:

 

B.S., Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, 1973

 

M.S., Animal Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Arkansas, 1977

 

Ph.D., Reproductive Physiology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1982

 

Courses Taught:

 

Animal Science 100 - Introductory Animal Science

 

Research:

Range and farm flock research directed at increasing ewe productivity. Investigating methods to increase embryonic and neonatal lamb survival.

 

Other:

 

Chair, Department Promotion and Tenure

 

Chair, College Promotion and Tenure

 

President, Western Section, American Society of Animal Science, 2006-2007

 

Coach, Wool Judging Team

 

Honors and Awards:

 

FFA Distinguished Service Award

 

Honorary State FFA Degree

 

Gamma Sigma Delta - "Distinguished Graduate Teaching/Advisement Award"

 

National Association of Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Teaching Award of Merit

 

Western Section, American Society of Animal Science "Distinguished Teacher Award", 2003

 

College of Agriculture/Home Economics "Distinguished Teaching Award" - 2005

 

College of Agriculture/Home Economics "Outstanding Professor" - 2005

 

University of Arkansas, Department of Animal Science, "Graduate of Distinction" - 2006

 

NM Wool Grower's "Amigo Award"

 

Western Section, American Society of Animal Science "Distinguished Service Award" -2014