Bouffault International Animal Agriculture Award
Univeristy: Iowa State University
Section Awarded: National
James Reecy, Bouffault International Animal Agriculture Award
Sponsored by: Center for Regulatory Services, Inc.
Dr. James Reecy’s has vigorously engaged in international development and research. His international collaborations focused on 1) the quantitative and molecular genetic evaluation of beef cattle, swine, and goats, 2) sequencing and annotation of livestock genomes, 3) the development of computational resources and minimal standards to facilitate genomics research, and most importantly 4) on career development of visitors. Over his career, Dr. Reecy has published 71 of his 152 peer-reviewed manuscripts with international collaborators/students. He has hosted 37 international professors, researchers and graduate students at Iowa State University.