Skip to main content

Moritz, Joseph

Professor of Poultry Science
State Extension Specialist Feed Manufacture and Poultry Science

Joe Moritz was trained in nutrition and feed manufacture at Ohio State and Kansas State Universities. He joined the faculty at West Virginia University in 2002, and currently holds the rank of full professor. Moritz maintains a 45% research, 30% teaching, and 25% extension appointment. His primary research focus is on nutritional consequences of feed manufacture. Moritz’s laboratory has published over 50 peer-reviewed journal articles and presented research at numerous regional, national, and international meetings. He has been the major advisor to 24 students that have earned their MS degree and three students that have earned their PhD degree. Moritz continues to lead an active, student centered research program.   Download CV