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Paul D Ebner

Animal Sciences 

  • Associate Professor of Animal Sciences
CRTN Room 1-070
270 S Russell Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2041

Area of Expertise: Microbiology

Education: B.A., Kalamazoo College; M.S. and Ph.D., University of Tennessee
Post-doctoral Training: NIH NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship, LSU Health Sciences Center

Research Program

Teaching Program

Extension Program

YouTube Video about the University Support and Workforce Development Program (USWDP), new Department of Food Technology at Herat University in Herat, Afghanistan. 



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Professional Experience, Service, Awards, and Honors

Awards & Honors

(2016) Outstanding Extension Specialist. College of Agriculture.

(2016) Leadership Award. PUCESA.

(2016) Bravo Award. Purdue University.

(2012) National Engagement Leadership Development 2012 Class. National Engagement Leadership Development.

(2011) Community of Service Learning Faculty Fellow. Purdue University.

(2010) PUCESA Team Award. Purdue University.

(2010) TEAM Award. College of Agriculture.

(2009) Service Learning Faculty Development Grantee. Purdue University.

Selected Publications

Sajdera, K., & Ebner, P. (2017). Milk Quality Assessment: A Transferrable International Service Learning Model for Undergraduates. Manuscript submitted for publication.

Ebner, P., & Ghoryar, M. A. (in press). Quality assessment of eggs available to consumers in Herat City, Afghanistan.

Ebner, P. D., McNamara, K., Deering, A., Oliver, H., Rahimi, M., & Faisal, H. (in press). Towards Developing an Industry-Validated Food Technology Curriculum in Afghanistan. Journal of Agricultural Education.

Ebner, P., & Hong, Y. (2017). What is a confined feeding operation? ID-480-W.

Ebner, P., & Hong, Y. (2017). Regulation of Livestock Production in Indiana: Who Does What? (ID-487-W).

Ebner, P. D., Ghoryar, A. M., Shahkes, A. S., & Ghanizadah, A. Z. (2016). Milk quality and safety manual for Afghanistan. Purdue University Extension Publication, ID-AS631.

Hong, Y., Thimmapuram, J., Zhang, J., Collings, C., Bhede, K., & Ebner, P. (2016). The impact of orally administered phages on host immune response and surrounding microbial communities. Bacteriophage, 6(3).

Hong, Y., Schmidt, K., Marks, D., Hatter, S., Marshall, A., Albino, L., & Ebner, P. (2016). Treatment of Salmonella Contaminated Eggs and Pork with a Broad-Spectrum, Single Bacteriophage: Assessment of Efficacy and Resistance Development. Foodborne Pathogens and Disease, doi:10.1089/fpd.2016.2172.

Ebner, P. D., Ogle, T., Hall, T., DeBoer, L., & Henderson, J. (2016). County regulations of confined feeding operations in Indiana: County factsheets. Research For The indiana State Legislature, ID-467-W.

Ebner, P. D., Ogle, T., Hall, T., DeBoer, L., & Henderson, J. (2016). County regulations of confined feeding operations in Indiana: An overview. Research For The indiana State Legislature, ID-466-W.

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