University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Swine Research Personnel

Merlin D. Lindemann, Ph. D.

Swine Nutrition & Management
Dr. Melissa Newman
Melissa Newman (Morehead), Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Food Microbiology, Food Safety

Gregg Rentfrow, Ph.D.
Associate Extension Professor
Meat Science



Dr. Jamie Matthews
Jamie Matthews, Ph. D.

Nutritional Physiology & Biochemistry
Dr. Gary Cromwell
Gary Cromwell, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
Jim Monegue
Unit Manager/Research Specialist
Kevin Laurent
Extension Associate