Allan Schinckel

Allan Schinckel


Allan P. Schinckel, Ph.D.: Abridged Curriculum Vitae
Department of Animal Sciences Phone: 765/494-4836
Purdue University Fax: 765/494-9346
West Lafayette, IN 47907 E-mail:
Appointments Assistant Professor 1983-1986 Purdue University
Associate Professor 1987-1992 Purdue University
Professor 1992 Purdue University
B.S. Iowa State University 1978 Animal Sciences
M.S. University of Nebraska 1980 Animal Sciences
Ph.D. University of Nebraska 1982 Animal Sciences
Selected Awards & Honors

USDA Distinguished Service Award for Scientific Research, (Purdue Lean - STAGES), June 1992
Midwest Society of Animal Science, Young Scientist Extension Award. March, 1993
NSIF Distinguished Service Award - Team award for the development of STAGES. 1995
2009 Dean’s Team Award, Integrated Corn Ethanol Co-products Team

Dr. Schinckel has conducted research to examine the potential for improvements in lean growth rate and lean feed conversion via genetic and environmental means including research in the areas of (1) development swine compositional growth curves; (2) modeling of the impact of health status and ractopamine on pig compositional growth; (3) development of stochastic models of pig compositional growth for production systems analysis.
Animal Science 443. Pork production.
Animal Science 511. Quantitative genetics.
Animal Science 513. Advanced applied animal breeding.
Animal Science 691 Swine growth modeling

Agricultural Science Genetics

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Work details

swine genetics and growth modeling

Purdue University
Animal Sciences

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