Texas Tech University

Animal Science Faculty

Name Office Phone E-mail
Professor: Equine Behavior, Reproductive Physiology, Therapeutic Riding
AFS 214
806-834-8484
Interim Department Chair and Student Programs & Professor: Meat Science
AFS 200E
806-834-3517
Instructor: Veterinary Medicine
ESB 022B
806-834-8588
Whitney Crossland, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
AFS 216
806-834-7583
Thornton Distinguished Chair & Associate Professor
AFS 217
806-834-5354
Assistant Professor: Companion Animals
AFS 221
806-834-8924
Assistant Professor
AFS 206
806-834-2075
Sam Jackson, Ph.D.
Professor: Sheep and Goats
AFS 200E
806-834-7185
Gordon W. Davis Regent's Chair in Meat & Muscle Biology
AFS 200F
806-834-7057
Jerrad Legako, Ph.D.
Interim Associate Chair, Gradaute Student Coordinator and Associate Professor: Meat Science
AFS 200G
806-834-0233
Eila Machado
Instructor, P/T
AFS 218
806-834-0433
Professor: Swine, Animal Welfare, Animal Behavior
AFS 204
806-834-8275
Professor and SALE Chair: Meat Science, Food Processing & Preservation
AFS 200H
806-834-0837
Professor
 
806-834-5653
Assistant Professor
AFS 203
806-834-3372
Professor: Reproductive Physiology
HSC 3B201A
806-743-2358
John W. and Doris Jones Professorship Holder: Beef Cattle Biology, Livestock Judging
AFS 200D
806-834-7820
Kelly Riccitelli, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Practice: Equine
AFS 210
 806-834-8133
Associate Professor, Beef Cattle Nutrition and Metabolism
AFS 207
806-834-4926
Assistant Professor: Companion Animal Science
 AFS 222
806-834-5894
Melissa Sillivent, MS 
Instructor
AFS 205A
806-834-4604
Assistant Professor: Companion Animal Science
AFS 219
806-834-8426
Instructor, P/T
AFS 218
806-834-4020
Associate Professor, Cargill Endowed Professorship in Meat Science
AFS 224
806-834-4565

Animal & Food Sciences