Jeff Johnson has been named director of the Delta Research and Extension Center in Stoneville. Johnson will begin his new job on leader Nov. 16. He is an agricultural economist who has administrative experience at Texas Tech and Texas A&M. He currently is an associate professor at Texas Tech University and associate professor at Texas A&M Agrilife Research in Lubbock, Texas.
Johnson received a bachelor’s degree in animal science and a master’s in agricultural economics from Texas A&M. He received a master’s in strategic studies from the U.S. Army War College and his doctorate from Texas Tech.