Shad D. Nelson

Texas A&M University-Kingsville
700 University Blvd., MSC 156, Kingsville, TX 78363

Shad Nelson is the Dean of the Dick and Mary Lewis Kleberg College of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Human Sciences at Texas A&M University-Kingsville. He holds a bachelor’s degree in horticulture and a master’s degree in agronomy from Brigham Young University and a doctorate in soil science from the University of California, Riverside. Shad has over eighteen years of water conservation experience with emphasis on improving on-farm water management strategies, and investigations into the fate and transport of agricultural chemicals in soil-water systems.