Iowa State University has named Susan J. Lamont, a C.F. Curtiss Distinguished Professor of Agriculture and Life Sciences and animal science professor, as the Egg Industry Center’s interim director effective April 1. Lamont will succeed Hongwei Xin, who was director of the center since its inception in 2008.
Lamont's career began in 1975, and she is now a fellow of the Poultry Science Association. Her career includes great accomplishments such as grant awards total over $20 million, training of over 40 students and being the author/co-author of over 400 publications.
Please join us at the 2019 Egg Industry Issues Forum, April 16-17 in Kansas City, MO to offer Dr. Xin best wishes and welcome Dr. Lamont.