Mathew to head Department of Animal Sciences at Purdue
October 11, 2010
Alan G. Mathew, professor and head of the Department of Animal Science at the University of Tennessee since 2003, will return to Purdue University to lead its animal sciences department. Mathew's appointment, announced Monday (Oct. 11), is effective March 1.
"I am very enthusiastic about the future of animal sciences under Alan's leadership," said Jay Akridge, Glenn W. Sample Dean of the College of Agriculture. "He is an experienced leader with a deep passion for our land-grant mission."