Purdue University has appointed Christine Wilson associate dean and director of academic programs. She previously served as a professor and director of undergraduate programs for Kansas State University’s agricultural economics department.
Wilson earned her bachelor’s degree in agribusiness, and her master’s and doctoral degrees in agricultural economics, all from Kansas State University. She began her academic career as an assistant professor in Purdue’s agricultural economics department, where she served from 2001-08. She returned to Kansas State University to serve as assistant dean for academic programs for student services and retention in the college of agriculture, a position she held for seven years.