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Wilson Joins The Ohio State University's Department of Animal Science

Aug. 12, 2021

Welcome Dr. Bain Wilson!

Dr. Bain Wilson will be joining the Animal Sciences Department as an Assistant Professor of Practice and the coach of the Ohio State Livestock Judging Team on August 15, 2021. Bain was a faculty member in the Department of Animal and Poultry Sciences at Virginia Tech since 2015 where he served as livestock judging team coach, extension specialist, and conducted applied beef cattle nutrition research. Dr. Wilson completed his graduate education at the University of Illinois (M.S. in 2012 and Ph.D. in 2015) where he focused on beef cattle nutrition. He earned his B.S. from Kansas State University in 2009 where he also competed on the livestock judging team. Bain is excited to get started at Ohio State, work with students, and contribute to the universities land grant mission!