C. Alan RotzAgricultural Engineer
USDA-ARS-Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit
Building 3702, Curtin Road
University Park, PA : 16802
Dr. Rotz serves as the Lead Scientist of a research project on Managing Farms for Environmental Stewardship and Profit
. He works with the development and use of models to evaluate alternative technologies and management strategies on integrated farming systems for dairy or beef production.
1997-Present: Agricultural Engineer, USDA-ARS, Pasture Systems and Watershed Management Research Unit, University Park, PA.
1997-Present: Adjunct Professor, Agricultural and Biological Engineering Department, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
1997-2000: Adjunct Professor, Animal Science Department, Washington State University, Pullman, WA.
1981-98: Adjunct Professor, Agricultural Engineering Department, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
1981-97: Agricultural Engineer, USDA/ARS, U.S. Dairy Forage Research Center, East Lansing, MI.
1978-80: Assistant Professor, Agricultural Engineering Department, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI.
The Pennsylvania State University: Ph.D. in Agricultural Engineering - 1977
The Pennsylvania State University: M.S. in Agricultural Engineering - 1975
The Pennsylvania State University: B.S. in Mechanical Engineering - 1974
Elizabethtown College: B.A. in Liberal Arts - 1974