Meet the Dean

Thomas L. Payne

Payne's Vitae


Ways to honor Tom Payne

Tom & Alice Payne Scholarship in CAFNR

CAFNR Dean's Unrestricted Fund

Thomas L. Payne


Vice Chancellor and Dean,
College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources

Thomas L. Payne has served as vice chancellor for agriculture and dean of the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources since Jan. 1, 1999. His leadership at MU has contributed to growth in the College's research programs, recruitment of world-class faculty members, and an increase in private funds raised in support of the College. Read full biography

Major Accomplishments