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News > Choice Genetics USA Hires Dr. Chad Bierman as a Research Scientist/Genetic Analyst

chad-webWest Des Moines, Iowa – May 19, 2015 – With great pleasure, Choice Genetics USA would like to announce the arrival of Dr. Chad Bierman as a new member of our genetics team. Dr. Bierman earned his PhD at UW Madison and has worked extensively in the pig breeding business. He will be based out of the West Des Moines office and will focus on the genetic improvement processes in the nucleus herds. “I am very pleased that we have been able to add a geneticist with Chad’s experience and qualifications. He will be a great addition to our staff and will play an important role in our ongoing genetic improvement program,” said James Rohl, Quantitative Genetics Lead for CGUSA. In his acceptance letter, Dr. Bierman writes, “I am thrilled and honored to be joining the Choice Genetics USA Team. Good decisions have enabled Choice Genetics to obtain a wealth of data targeting swine genetic improvement. I am looking forward to participating in this forward-thinking program, and will strive to ensure Choice Genetics maintains their competitive advantage over the rest of the field.”