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Robert McAlister

Department of Agriculture
(573) 651-2106

Office:  Rhodes Hall 111

What area do you teach?

Plant Science and Agribusiness


Master of Education
Master of Agriculture

Your philosophy of teaching:

I teach students first, subject matter second.

Why did you decide to teach?

It gives me an opportunity help young people reach their life goals.

Credentials/career path

Published author. Former staff writer for "Tractor Shop" magazine.

Professional Highlight

Helping students succeed.

Organization with which you are involved

Board of Directors, Union County Counseling

Best advice for students

Give me your best effort and you'll find I'm very fair.


(573) 651-2793
Rhodes Hall 109
Department of Agriculture
One University Plaza, MS 6100
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701