Douglas Smith


Work Phone: 308.367.5286

Cell Phone: 281.415.5271

Office: Livestock Teaching Center 107

Division Chair/Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Agricultural Education, Texas A&M University, 2008
M.S., Agricultural Science, Sam Houston State University, 2003
B.S., Animal Science, Sam Houston State University, 1998

Areas of Expertise

Ag Education, Livestock Management, Beef Production, Livestock Evaluation, Curriculum Development

Courses Taught

AED 1103- Intro to Secondary Agriscience Education

AED 1233- Planning Leadership Programs

AED 2103- Youth Programs

AED 2503- Livestock Practicum

ASI 1213- Livestock and Carcass Evaluation

ASI 1222: Advance Livestock Evaluation/ Judging

ASI 1253: Nutrition (Online)

ASI 1303: Animal Management ( On Campus and Dual Credit)

ASI 1312: Livestock Judging I

ASI 1351: Artificial Insemination of Beef Cattle

ASI 1991: Independent Study

ASI 2312: Livestock Judging II

ASI 2322: Livestock Judging III

ASI 2353: Livestock Breeding

ASI 2653: Beef Production Systems

ASI 2773: Advanced Reproductive Physiology

ASI 2992: Independent Study

BAS 1101: Agri Leaders

Student Organizations

Collegiate FFA/ 4H

Rodeo Team

Livestock Judging Coach

Selected Awards and Honors

2016 Outstanding Post Secondary Ag Education Program in Nebraska

2015 Range and Conservation Award

Professional Associations 

Nebraska Ag Education Association (NAEA)

National Association of Agricultural Educators (NAAE)

Associaton of Career and Technical Education (ACTE)

Association of Career and Technical Education of Nebraska (ACTEN)

American Society of Animal Science (ASAS)

American Association of Agricultural Educators (AAAE)

Nebraska Cattlemen

Sandhills Cattlemen


Division Chair of Animal Science/ Ag Education

Transfer Programs

Bachelor of Applied Science Degree Program