James Oltjen, Ph.D.

James W. Oltjen

Position Title
Professor, Department of Animal Science

Unit
GGNB Faculty

2153 Meyer Hall
Bio

Education

  • B.S., Physics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, 1975.
  • M.S., Animal Science, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, 1978.
  • Ph.D., Nutrition, University of California, Davis, California, 1983

Extension Interest

  • Computer decision support software.
  • Beef quality assurance.
  • Standardized performance analysis for cattle and sheep ranches.

Research Interest

  • Animal management systems.
  • Resource use in animal agriculture.
  • Beef cattle growth