Congratulations to all our faculty, staff and students who received awards during the Soil and Crop Sciences’ annual meeting held on January 14 in College Station.
The department recognized the retirement of Dr. Jaroy Moore, Director, Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center in Lubbock. Moore has been with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service for 53 years. He served as the station leader in Pecos in 1977, then became resident director in El Paso in 1995 before he became the director in Lubbock in 1998.
Fifteen faculty, staff, and students were also recognized and presented with the following awards:
B.B. Singh Award for Outstanding Research in Crop Sciences: Ambika Chandra, Ph.D.
Administrative Support: Alisa Hairston
Extension Faculty Award: Scott Nolte, Ph.D.
Collaborating County Extension Agent: Shane McLellan, Ph.D.
Technical/Extension Staff Support: – Field Support: Kyle Turner
Special Service/Recognition: Texas Wheat Producers Board and Association, Amarillo, TX
Rodney Mosier, Executive Vice President and Ms. Steelee Fischbacher, Director of Policy
Research Faculty: Paul DeLaune, Ph.D
Graduate Student Research – Agronomy: Chengsong Hu
Graduate Student Research – Plant Breeding: Zhen Wang
Graduate Student Research – Soil Science: Harrison Cocker
Research Support – Field Support: Dale Mott
Research Support – Lab Support: Chantel Scheuring
Technical Staff Support: Vicki Gergeni
Postdoctoral Research: Heng-An Lin, Ph.D.
Teaching – Faculty: William (Bill) Rooney, Ph.D.
Graduate Student Teaching: Andrew Osburn