D. Adam Cletzer, PhD

Assistant Professor and Director of Student Services

Agricultural Education and Leadership

Contact Information

Email cletzerd@missouri.edu
Phone 573-884-6503
Address 122 Gentry Hall
Websites Google Scholar


BS, Public Relations, University of Florida, 2004
MS, Agricultural Education and Communication, University of Florida, 2012
PhD, Life Sciences Agricultural Education, Virginia Tech, 2016


Ecological approaches to leadership
Leadership development
Social change theory


Dr. Cletzer is interested in more distributed and collective forms of leadership and how they may be more effective in an increasingly complex and interconnected world.


AG_ED_LD 4240/7240: Leading Community and Organizational Change
AG_ED_LD/RU_SOC 3010: Leadership in Today’s World
AG_ED_LD 2260: Team & Organizational Leadership
AG_ED_LD 2270: Leadership Development in Youth Organizations
AG_ED_LD 2220: Verbal Communication in Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources


Missouri Youth Institute