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Dr. Merritt Drewery

Assistant Professor of Applied Animal Science

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Office: AG PAV 102<br>(512) 245-4851<br>

Dr. Drewery is a Texas native, hailing from Baytown. She received her received her BS and MS from Texas A&M University in Animal Science, then received a PhD in Human Nutrition from Louisiana State University. She spent two years in the dairy industry in upstate New York before returning to Texas in 2019 as an Assistant Professor in Animal Science in the Department of Agricultural Sciences.


Ph.D. Nutrition and Food Sciences, Louisiana State University, 2017

MS Animal Science, Texas A&M University, 2012

BS Animal Science, Texas A&M University, 2010

Courses taught:

AG 1110 Careers in Agriculture

 AG 1445 Basic Animal Science

 AG 4326 Advanced Animal Science-Ruminants

AG 5100 Professional Development

Research interests:

Dr. Drewery's research program focuses on the evaluation of novel feeds to enhance the sustainability of beef cattle production. She is also interested in the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning in Life Sciences, especially as it pertains to underrepresented students.

More about of Dr Drewery's scholarly work