Office: Agricultural and Natural Sciences Building, Room 213
Dr. Pipkin received his bachelor's and master's degrees from Texas A&M University, and he completed his doctoral studies at Texas Tech University. A professional animal scientist, Dr. Pipkin also is a licensed judge with the American Quarter Horse Association, American Paint Horse Association, National Reining Horse Association, National Snaffle Bit Association and National Reined Cow Horse Association. As such, he has officiated more than 300 horse events, including the AQHA and APHA World Champion Horse Shows.
Primarily involved with various equine-related research areas, Dr. Pipkin's focus is on nutrition, exercise and reproduction. He also has a serious interest in business and leadership development.
Dr. Pipkins has been married for more than 20 years to Kenda. They have two two sons, John Luke and Joshua. He enjoys running, working out and riding horses.