Faculty Profile for Dr. Douglas G Morrish

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Dr. Douglas G Morrish
Professor — Department of Agriculture
Asst Dean, College — College of Applied Arts
AG 211
phone: (512) 245-3321

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Angirasa, A. K., Morrish, D. G., Sitienei, I., & Wakefield, D. B. (2017). Free Trade: Ignored Issues and Resulting Backlash. Southwestern Journal of Economics, XII(1), 49–56.
  • Wakefield, D. B., & Morrish, D. G. (2017). Utilizing Effective Reading Strategies to Enhance Agrieconomics Educational Classroom. Southwestern Journal of Economics, XII(1), 65–80.
  • McIntosh, B., Morrish, D. G., & Wakefield, D. B. (2017). Secondary Agriculture Science Teachers: Factors Affecting Who Will Stay and Who Will Go. North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Journal.
  • Coombs, R. G., Morrish, D. G., Benavides, E. A., & Wakefield, D. B. (2017). Plickers! Rotate, raise, and Scan a Card. North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Journal, 61.
  • McIntosh, B., Morrish, D. G., & Wakefield, D. B. (2017). Agriculture Teachers of Texas: Who Will Stay and Who Will Go? North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) Journal, 61(1).

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Alfred H. Nolle Chapter of the Alpha Chi Honor Society Favorite Professor Award. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Applied Arts Presidential Award for Excellence in Service. 2017
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Applied Arts Presidential Award for Excellence in Service. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Applied Arts Presidential Award for Excellence in Service. 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Applied Arts Presidential Award for Excellence in Service. 2014

Selected Grants

  • Morrish, Douglas G. Southwest Agriculture and Food Security Education: Preparing Future LEaders for a Safe and Secure U.S. Food Supply System, United States Department of Agriculture Hispanic Serving Institutions Program, Federal, $250000. (Funded: 2017 - Present). Grant.
  • Morrish, Douglas G (Principal). Southwest Agriculture and Food Security Education: Preparing Future Leaders for a Safe and Secure U.S. Food Supply System, United States Department of Agriculture Hispanic Serving Institutions Program – NIFA, $250000. (Funded: 2016). Grant.
  • Morrish, Douglas G (Principal). Southwest Agriculture and Food Security Education: Preparing Future Leaders for a Safe and Secure U.S. Food Supply System, United States Department of Agriculture Hispanic Serving Institutions Program – NIFA, $250000. (Funded: 2015). Grant.
  • Saucier, P. (Principal), Morrish, Douglas G (Co-Principal). Southwest Agriculture and Food Security Education: Preparing Future Leaders for a Safe and Secure U.S. Food Supply System, United States Department of Agriculture Hispanic Serving Institutions Program – NIFA, $250000. (Funded: 2014). Grant.
  • Morrish, Douglas G (Principal), Saucier, P. (Co-Principal), Garza, N. R. (Co-Principal). Food safety and agroterrorism training: Educating our future workforce, United States Department of Agriculture Hispanic Serving Institutions Program – NIFA, $840000. (Funded: 2014). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Member
USDA-HSI-NIFA EVER-GREEN grant Advisory Panel
2016-Present
Member
USDA HSI Grants Peer Review Panel
2016-Present
Member
Manor ISD Agriculture Advisory Group
2016-Present
Member
Cooperative Education Workgroup
2015-Present
Project Director
USDA-HSI grant
2011-Present