Vice President of Agriculture Candidate Open Forum: Dr. Bret Hess
- Tuesday, October 23, 2018 from 9:00am to 10:00am
- Plant Biosciences Building, 108 - view map
Five finalists from regional universities will interview for MSU’s vice president of agriculture position from Oct. 22 – Oct. 30.
Hess currently serves at the interim dean of the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources at in the University of Wyoming. Hess received his bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Nevada, Reno. He received his doctorate of animal sciences from the University of Missouri, Columbia, with an emphasis in ruminant nutrition. Hess has also served in leadership roles for the Western Association of Agricultural Experiment Station Directors and the Experiment Station Section of the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities.
In addition to an open forum, a public reception for Hess will be held in the hallway of room 16 in Linfield Hall from 5 – 6 p.m.
The interviews will be held on Oct. 22 – Oct. 30 on campus. As part of that visit to campus, each finalist will hold an open forum with faculty and staff, in addition to an open reception of the day of their visit. The finalists' CVs can be found at:
Open forum survey for Dr. Hess.