Donald Beermann

Chair of Animal Science
Beermann portrait

"Sustainability in the agricultural sector is supported by improving efficiency of resource use for food production and concurrent stewardship needed to protect those resources, support the nutritional needs of individuals and maintain the economic viability of food production systems and rural communities."

Donald Beermann became chair of the Department of Animal Science in 2015. He grew up on a farm near Denison, and is an Iowa State alumnus, earning a bachelor’s degree in animal science in 1971. 


Area of Expertise: 
Animal Science