Large Animal Clinical Sciences Faculty

William Dee Whittier, DVM, MS

Professor
Production Management Medicine / Bovine Specialist
Department of Large Animal Clinical Sciences

Education

  • 1980 – 1983
    MS, Micro-computer Education
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1975 – 1979
    Doctor of Veterinary Medicine
    University of California-Davis
    Davis, CA
  • 1973 – 1975
    Degree Earned
    Name of Institution
    City, State, Country
  • 1969 – 1970, 1972
    BS, Biological Sciences
    Utah State University
    Logan, UT

Research Interests

  • Applied bovine internal parasitology
  • Applied bovine reproduction
  • Beef cattle marketing and disease

Professional Experience

  • 1993 – Present
    Professor
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1985 – Present
    Extension Veterinarian - Cattle
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1989 – 1994
    Associate Professor
    Production Management Medicine
    Large Animal Clinical Sciences
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1983 – 1989
    Assistant Professor
    Production Management Medicine
    Division of Agriculture Urban Practice
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1980 – 1983
    Clinical Instructor in Ambulatory Health Services
    Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine
    Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
  • 1983 – 1987
    Internship in Large Animal Medicine and Surgery
    Western College of Veterinary Medicine
    University of Saskatchewan
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Professional Memberships

  • Virginia Academy for Food Animal Practice
    • Founding Committee (1986)
    • Educational Advisor (1986-1997)
  • Southwest Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
  • Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
  • American Association of Bovine Practitioners
  • American Veterinary Computer Society
  • American Association of Extension Veterinarians
  • American Association of Veterinary Clinicians
  • Virginia Extension Service Association
  • Phi Kappa Phi