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Department of Animal Sciences


Student Newsletter: April 20, 2015

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  1. Chickens

    ANIM SCI 3270 will be offered this summer!  The 7-week class will be taught June 15 – July 31 on T/TH from 1:50-3:55 PM in AS 210.  If you’re planning on staying in Columbus this summer, you should check it out!  This is a required course for students on the animal bioscience & veterinary

  2. Those planning to apply to OSU’s College of Veterinary Medicine in Autumn of 2015 (and beyond) should note the changes on their website.


  1. Handshake

    Employers on Campus is a new opportunity for students to interact with potential employers. Come to the new CFAES Student Success Center and Library in the Agricultural Administration Building and meet with employers, no appointment required.


  1. Service dog

    Want to learn to train assistance dogs for those with physical, emotional, and cognitive disabilities? Apply for the Freedon Paws internship for the upcoming summer!

  2. US Trotting Association logo

    USTA has an internship for this summer as an info/ research intern.

  3. Jonathan Hale Homestead

    Five internship positions are available in various farm and horticulture areas this summer.

  4. Zoetis

    Zoetis has opened The Intern Portal for interested juniors, seniors, and grad students. There are currently 26 positions available. Only VMRD positions are currently posted.


  1. Alltech Arena

    Alltech is on the search for motivated and talented individuals to help the company continue to evolve, innovate, and deliver exceptional standards of quality and performance to the feedlot beef producers in the United States. Through May 31, Alltech will accept applications for

  2. Animal scientist

    A PhD level Animal Scientist position is now available at the Carrington Research and Extension Center in North Dakotah. The scientist is responsible for developing and implementing multiple simultaneous beef research projects that measure animal performance and economics.

  3. North Dakota State University

    The Department of Animal Sciences at North Dakotah State University has an opening for a beef unit manager.

  4. Select Sires logo

    Select Sires. Inc. is seeking two Livestock Technicians. One work schedule is rotating days that include working some weekends and hours are 4:30 am to 1:00 pm. The second work schedule is rotating days that include working some weekends and hours are from 1:00 pm to 9:30 pm.

  5. Dairy cow

    If you have an interest in Animal Agriculture and are considering a career advancement and want to network, check out the two opportunities below!

  6. Oklahoma State logo

    Oklahoma State University has an immediate opening for a herd manager position at the Willard Sparks Beef Research Center.

  7. Goats

    UC Davis Department of Animal Science is searching for a manager of the Animal Science Goat Teaching and Research Facility. The facility houses dairy, meat and transgenic (research) goats in dry-lot pens on approximately 4 acres.

  8. Rabbit

    Miami Acres Animal Hospital in Troy, OH is looking for a highly motivated Registered Veterinary Technician. The position will be approximately 32-40 hours a week.

  9. Purdue University

    Purdue university is seeking a student interested in pursuing the MS degree to work on a USDA-funded project involving food allergic response in a swine model.


  1. Pig

    Applications due April 30. The Ohio Pork Council will be offering up to $9,000 in scholarships, ranging from $500 to $1000 per individual. Students entering their freshman, sophomore, junior or senior year in college are encouraged to apply.

  2. The National Poultry & Food Distributors Association is awarding four $2,000 scholarships this year to those that qualify. All appropriate documents must be received by May 31, 2015.


  1. For a complete list of CFAES programs, check here. If you have any questions about the programs that we offer contact Ms.


  1. All OSU Counseling and Consultation Services (CCS) staff were sent home to tele-commute until further notice.The CCS phone line 614-292-5766 remains available for emergency assistance 24 hours per day, 7 days a week.

  2. Did you know that CFAES has hired a counselor to support the needs of their students' mental health?  Dr.

  3. The College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences has renewed its partnership with and will continue to provide ALL students and faculty the opportunity to