Mary Anne Ottinger
University of Houston
- Bachelor's Degree - University of Maryland
- Master's Degree - University of Maryland
- PhD - University of Maryland
Area of Expertise:
Reproductive endocrinology, ecotoxicology, comparative biology of aging.
Where did you grow up and did you have poultry in your youth?
Utica, NY and Black Mountain, NC; large gardens and orchard—no poultry. Reforestation and other ecosystem sustainability activities.
What was your first job out of school and what were your responsibilities?
NIH postdoc investigating the effects early hormone exposure followed closely by appointment as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Poultry Science, UMD.
If you had a motto that applied to your daily professional career, what would it be?
Multidisciplinary and multidimensional—made possible by outstanding students and colleagues.
What value does PSA membership offer you?
Valuable network of colleagues and friends throughout many decades.
What is your favorite poultry breed?