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Dr. Mark J. Cochran

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Vice President for Agriculture, U...

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Arkansas Biosciences Institute
4301 W. Markham Slot 821
Little Rock, Arkansas 72205
United States

Company Description: The Arkansas Biosciences Institute (ABI) is an agricultural and medical research consortium dedicated to improving the health of Arkansans. The ABI was created as...   more
Background

Employment History

  • Associate Vice President for Agriculture - Research and Director
    Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station
  • Vice President for Agriculture
    University of Arkansas
  • Member, Division of Agriculture
    University of Arkansas
  • Head and Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
    University of Arkansas
  • Vice President for Agriculture
    University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture
  • Department Head and Professor of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
    University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture
  • Vice President for Agriculture
    University of Arkasnas System
  • Vice President
    University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture
  • Position In Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness
    Mack-Blackwell Rural Transportation Center
  • Associate Vice President for Research and Director
    Division

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • bachelor's degree
    New Mexico State University
  • Ph.D. Degree
    Michigan State University
  • Ph.D.
    Michigan State University
  • M.S. degree
    Michigan State University
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Web References
   About ABI — Arkansas Biosciences Institute
arbiosciences.org, 29 Jan 2014 [cached]
Mark Cochran, Ph.D., Vice President for Agriculture University of Arkansas System
Mark Cochran, director of ...
old.interfacesouth.org, 1 Jan 2009 [cached]
Mark Cochran, director of the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station, is coordinating the Mid-South/Southeast BioEnergy Consortium, which includes projects in Arkansas and Georgia. "Arkansas is well-positioned for bioenergy production with large areas of cropland and forests and an innovative processing industry for agricultural and forest products," Cochran said.
Cochran named associate vice president for agriculture-research
www.arkansasagnews.com, 24 Oct 2006 [cached]
Cochran named associate vice president for agriculture-research
...
Mark Cochran
LITTLE ROCK --- Dr. Mark J. Cochran, department head and professor of agricultural economics and agribusiness, University of Arkansas Division of Agriculture, has been named associate vice president for agriculture-research and director of the Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station, effective Nov. 1.
Cochran will become a member of the office of the vice president for agriculture, which includes similar positions in extension and academic programs.The division is a statewide unit of the U of A System; it includes the Cooperative Extension Service and Arkansas Agricultural Experiment Station, and it supports academic programs on several university campuses.
"There is an ever-increasing number of issues that require direct administrative attention," said Vice President for Agriculture Milo J. Shult."The creation of this post and Dr. Cochran's appointment will put us in an even better position to create innovative answers and efficiencies for the agriculture industry that depends on us.
"Dr. Cochran has provided outstanding leadership for our department of agricultural economics and agribusiness over the past 10 years," Shult said."He is well-prepared to take this next step within the division."
Cochran has excelled as co-chair of the division,s environmental task force, which includes both research and extension faculty and staff, said Shult, adding, "He has very successfully provided guidance and advice to our scientists as we have worked through difficult water quality issues affecting Arkansas and surrounding states."
Cochran will work alongside Dr. Ivory W. Lyles, associate vice president-extension, and Dr. Gregory J. Weidemann, associate vice president-academics, to provide seamless leadership across the land grant mission areas to ensure equal representation and accountability, Shult said.
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Cochran came to Arkansas in 1982 after receiving his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees from Michigan State University.He received his bachelor's degree from New Mexico State University.
His accomplishments as a scientist and administrator were cited in the Arkansas Cotton Achievement Award from the Arkansas Cotton Group and the John W. White Outstanding Team Award from the Division of Agriculture for his role in developing the COTMAN cotton management system now used by farmers in several states.
The conference opened with a welcome ...
www.arkafp.org, 1 May 2014 [cached]
The conference opened with a welcome from Mark Cochran, University of Arkansas vice president for agriculture, who quoted studies that indicate the world will need to increase its food supply by 70 percent in coming years. That poses challenges to research faculties at the UA and other institutions that will need to find more funding sources to pursue solutions to those challenges, Cochran said.
The land-grant community is thrilled with ...
agcouncil.net, 30 Jan 2013 [cached]
The land-grant community is thrilled with this appointment," said Dr. Mark Cochran, Vice President for Agriculture at the University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture.
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