Rodney Geisert, PhD


Animal Sciences Research Center

Contact Information

Phone 405-612-2767
Address 163B Animal Science Research Center
Websites Repro Teaching and Research Materials
Animal Science 4314 - Physiology of Reproduction


University of Florida, Gainesville

Doctor of Philosophy – Reproductive Physiology, 1982

University of Nebraska, Lincoln

Master of Science – Reproductive Physiology, 1978

Bachelor of Science – Animal Science, 1976

Kearney State College, Kearney, Nebraska1972-1974

Professional Experience

Professor, 2011-Present, University of Missouri, Columbia

Director Division of Animal Sciences, 2006-2011, University of Missouri, Columbia

Professor, 1992-2006, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater

Visiting Associate Professor, 1990-1991, University of Florida, Gainesville

Associate Professor, 1986-1992, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater

Assistant Professor, 1982-1986, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater

Graduate Assistant, 1978-1982, University of Florida, Gainesville

Graduate Assistant, 1976-1978, University of Nebraska, Lincoln


Who’s Who in Agriculture

Biotech Adventure website approved as recommended resource on Science Netlinks.

Biotech Adventure selected as a winner of the 2004 Top 50 Sci/Tech Web Awards by “Scientific American

Biotech Adventure website selected as a Finalist for the International 2004 Pirelli INTERNETional Award

Finalist for the Phoenix Graduate Teaching Award 2000 Oklahoma State University

Alpha Zeta Outstanding Teacher 1993, 2000 and 2006 College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Oklahoma State University.

Instructional Technology Excellence Award 1999 Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education

Regents Distinguished Teaching Award 1998 Oklahoma State University

Finalist for the 1992 Burlington Northern Faculty Achievement Award


Sarkey Foundation Elmo Baumann Award 2005 Division of Agriculture Sciences and Natural Resources, Oklahoma State University

Big XII Fellowship 2002

Honorary Member Phi Zeta 2002 Oklahoma State University

Sigma Xi Lecturer 1997 Oklahoma State University

Outstanding Young Scientist-Research 1993 Southern Section American Society of Animal Science

James Whatley Award for Meritorious Research 1992 College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater

Tyler Award for Mertorious Teaching, Extension and Research 1992 Department of Animal Science, Oklahoma State University