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Elizabeth Karcher

Animal Sciences 

  • Assistant Professor of Animal Sciences
765.494.4829
765.494.9346
CRTN Room 3022
270 S Russell Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2041

Area of Expertise: Immunobiology and Nutritional Science

Education: B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; M.S., Purdue University; Ph.D., Iowa State University

Teaching 

ANSC 102 - Introduction to Animal Agriculture
ANSC 390 - Animal Sciences Internship
ANSC 485 - Dairy Farm Evaluation

Study Abroad Programs


Awards & Honors

(2019) Richard L. Kohls Outstanding Early Career Teacher. Purdue University.

(2019) PK-12 Outreach and Engagement 2019 Emerging Faculty Impact Award. Purdue University.

Selected Publications

Lemenager, R. P., Knobloch, N. A., Stewart, K. R., & Buskirk, D. D. (2018). Student perception of trans-institutional cooperative learning in animal science course. North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture Journal, 62(3), 254-259.

Erasmus, M. A., Karcher, D. M., Knobloch, N. A., & Karcher, E. L. (2019). Poultry in the classroom: effectiveness of an online poultry-science-based education program for high school STEM instruction. Poultry Science, 98(12), 6593-6601. doi:https://doi.org/10.3382/ps/pez491

Department of Animal Sciences, 270 S Russell Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907 USA, (765) 494-4808

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