Smith to Lead MSU AgBioResearch as New Director
George W. Smith has been named the director of MSU AgBioResearch (ABR) and senior associate dean for research for the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR), effective immediately.
As director of MSU AgBioResearch, Smith will have numerous responsibilities including strategic direction and administrative oversight of ABR operations, budget and personnel.
“In all sincerity, I believe this is one of the best director positions in the country,” said Smith. “I look forward to continuing to grow our research portfolio and expand public knowledge of our research endeavors promoting healthy and resilient agriculture and food systems, natural resources and communities.”
He replaces Doug Buhler, who will be moving to a full-time role with the MSU Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation.
Read full article at the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources website.