OSU Agriculture announces new leader of plant and soil sciences
Thursday, May 12, 2022
Wade Thomason has accepted an offer to serve as head of the department of plant and soil sciences in the Oklahoma State University Division of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources. The Oklahoma A&M Board of Regents is slated to approve the action at its meeting in June, and Thomason will begin his role on Aug. 1.
Thomason currently serves as professor and associate director for the School of Plant and Environmental Sciences at Virginia Tech University. His educational background includes a bachelor’s degree in animal science, master’s degree in plant and soil sciences, and doctorate in soil science, all from OSU.