Enrique Nelson Escobar, Ph.D.


  • Assistant Professor and Interim Associate 1890 Extension Administrator
    Email:  enescobar@umes.edu 
    Phone: 410-651-7930

     

    Education:

    • Ph.D. in Animal Nutrition and Management, University of Maryland, College Park
    • M.S. in Animal Science, University of Maryland, College Park
    • B.S. in Livestock Production, Universidad de El Salvador, San Salvador, El Salvador

    Research:

    • Management of unwanted vegetation using small ruminants (sheep and goats) in tree farms and recreational areas on Delmarva

    Professional Experience:

    • Assistant Professor and Interim Associate 1890 Extension Administrator, Department of Agriculture, Food and Resourse Sciences and University of Maryland Extension, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, 2014-present.
    • Assistant Professor and Small Ruminant Extension Specialist, Department of Agriculture, Food and Resource Sciences and University of Maryland Extension, University of Maryland Eastern Shore, 2009-present
    • Leader, Extension Goat Program , Agricultural Research and Extension Program, Langston University, 1990-2002
    • National Program Leader/IPA , USDA/CSREES Small Farm Program, Langston University, 1999-2001
    • USDA Small Farm Coordination and Executive Director of the USDA Advisory Committee on Small Farms , USDA/CSREES (now NIFA), U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1999-2001
    • Consultant to the USDA-Marketing Assistance Project, Yerevan Armenia , USDA/CSREES, U.S. Department of Agriculture, April to May 2001
    • Research Scientist , International Dairy Goat Research Center, Prairie View A&M University, 1982-1989