Scott A. Bowdridge, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Food Animal Production

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Address: G050 Agricultural Science Building
Phone: 304-293-2003
Fax: 304-293-2232


  • Postdoctoral Fellow, New Jersey Medical School, Parasite Immunology, 2009-2011
  • Ph.D., Virginia Tech, Animal Science, 2009
  • M.S., University of Maine – Orono, Animal Science, 2005
  • B.S., California State University – Chico, Agriculture Science, 1998<

Professional Employment

  • Assistant Professor, Division of Animal and Nutritional Sciences, Davis College, WVU, 2011-present

Annual Teaching

  • ANPH 430 Breeding of Farm Animals

Research and Professional Interests

  • Parasite Immunology
  • Th2-type Immune Response
  • Macrophage Differentiation
  • Small Ruminant Production

Professional Affiliations

Representative Publications

  • Bowdridge, S. and W.C. Gause. 2010. Regulation of alternative macrophage activation by chromatin remodeling. Nat. Immunol. 11:879-81.
  • Liu, Q., T. Kreider, S. Bowdridge, Z. Liu, Y. Song, A.G. Gaydo, J.F. Urban Jr., W.C. Gause. 2010. B-cells have distinct roles in host protection against different nematode parasites. J. Immunol. 184:5213-5223.