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Animal science educator

Mark A. Diekman, American animal science educator. Recipient Outstanding Faculty Alumni award, Vincennes University, 2000; named Outstanding Counselor in School Agriculture, 2001. Coach, West Lafayette Youth Baseball, 1988-1998, Athletic Amateur Basketball, 1992-1996. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Animal Sciences, Biology of Reproduction Association (reviewer since 1994), Alpha Zeta.

Background

Diekman, Mark A. was born on September 16, 1948 in Vincennes, Indiana, United States. Son of Earl William and Dorothy Marie Diekman.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Purdue University, 1970. Master of Science, Purdue University, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1978.

Career

Research associate Iowa state University, Ames, 1978-1979. Assistant professor animal science Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1979-1984, associate professor animal science, 1984-1989, professor animal science, since 1989.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Member editorial board, Journal Animal Science, since 1998.

Membership

Coach, West Lafayette Youth Baseball, 1988-1998, Athletic Amateur Basketball, 1992-1996. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Society Animal Sciences, Biology of Reproduction Association (reviewer since 1994), Alpha Zeta.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, softball, basketball, house repairs.

Connections

Married Patti L. O'Callaghan, December 17, 1977. Children: Casey, Brian.

father:
Earl William

mother:
Dorothy Marie Diekman

spouse:
Patti L. O'Callaghan

children:
Casey Diekman

Brian Diekman