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Roger Lee McCraw

Roger Lee McCraw, American researcher.

Background

  • McCraw, Roger Lee was born on May 2, 1950 in Cana, Virginia, United States. Son of James Garlin and Thelma Lucinda (Johnson) McCraw.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Dairy Science and Agricultural Education, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1972. Master of Education, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1975. Master of Science in Animal Genetics, North Carolina State University, 1977.

      Doctor of Philosophy in Animal Genetics, North Carolina State University, 1980.

    Career

    • Vocational agriculture instructor Galax (Virginia) High School, 1972-1975. Graduate research assistant Department Animal Science North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1975-1979. Professor North Carolina State University, since 1979.

      Executive director Beef Improvement Federation, Raleigh, 1986-1990.

    Works

    • Co-author: Guidelines for the Uniform Beef Improvement Programs, 1986. Editor: Proceedings of Beef Improvement Federation Convention, 1988.

    Connections

    • Married Phyllis Mae Russell, August 8, 1969. Children: Jonathan William, Jennifer Leigh.
    • father: James Garlin McCraw
    • mother: Thelma Lucinda (Johnson) McCraw
    • spouse: Phyllis Mae Russell
    • children: Jonathan William McCraw
    • Jennifer Leigh McCraw
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    Born March 2, 1950
    (age 67)
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