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Pickworth, Carrie L.
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North Carolina State University
Polk Hall, Campus Box 7621
120 Broughton Drive
Raleigh, NC 27695

Program involvement
Animal Science Online Graduate Certificate - Instructor


Dr. Carrie Pickworth is an Assistant Professor at North Carolina State University. She received her BS degree at The Ohio State University in Animal Science with a minor in Agricultural Education. Her MS degree is in Animal and Poultry Sciences from Virginia Tech. She completed her PhD in Animal Science with an emphasis in Ruminant Nutrition from The Ohio State University. She has served on the faculty both at The Ohio State University and now North Carolina State University. She has taught/teaches a variety of classes from animal nutrition, beef cattle management, sheep management, animal welfare, and applied ruminant nutrition. In addition to her teaching responsibilities she actively serves as an academic advisor, program coordinator for a Livestock Science Camp summer camp program, and leads several committees on campus. She is an active member in the Southern Section of ASAS and NACTA. Her research program focus at NC State has been on weaning strategies of beef cattle, fescue toxicosis, and sheep nutritional management.


Ph.D. in Animal Science-Ruminant Nutrition, The Ohio State University, 2009
M.S. in Animal Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2005
B.S. in Animal Science with minor in Agriculture Education, The Ohio State University, 2003