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Gonda, Michael
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South Dakota State University
Box 2170
South Dakota State University
Brookings, SD 57007

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Program involvement
Animal Science - Instructor

Biography

Michael Gonda is an associate professor in the Department of Animal Science at South Dakota State University (SDSU).  He has been on the faculty at SDSU since 2008. He graduated with a B.S. in Animal Science with a genetics minor from North Carolina State University (NCSU) in 1999, a M.S. in Dairy Science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2003 and a Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Dairy Science in 2006. 

Gonda also worked as a postdoctoral research associate from 2006-2008 in the Department of Animal Science at NCSU. His primary research interests are in beef cattle genetics and breeding. He is a member of the American Society of Animal Science and served as a section editor for the Journal of Animal Science.

Education

Ph.D. in Dairy Science, specialization in Animal Genetics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2006
M.S. in Dairy Science, specialization in Animal Genetics, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2003
B.S. in Animal Science, North Carolina State University, 1999