Faculty and Staff

Jang, Young Dal

Young Dal Jang

Young Dal Jang

Assistant Professor

Start Year: 2017

Animal and Food Science
Office: 319 Ag Science Building
Phone: 715-425-4385



Ph.D. Swine Nutrition, Seoul National University (Seoul, South Korea),
B.S. Animal Science and Biotechnology, Seoul National University (Seoul, South Korea).

Courses Taught:

ANSC 151 Introduction to Swine and Poultry Production
ANSC 231 Domestic Animal Nutrition
ANSC 331 Applied Animal Nutrition
ANSC 366 Swine Production
ANSC 485 Senior Seminar

Research Interests:

Sow nutrition to improve reproductive performance
Feed ingredient and additive evaluation to improve performance and health of pigs
Vitamin and mineral nutrition

Professional Activities:

American Society of Animal Science (Member)


Elefson, S. K., N. Lu, T. Chevalier, S. Dierking, D. Wang, H. J. Monegue, J. C. Matthews, Y. D. Jang, J. Chen, G. K. Rentfrow, S. A. Adedokun, and M. D. Lindemann. 2021. Assessment of visceral organ growth in pigs from birth through 150 kg. J. Anim. Sci.

Jang, Y. D., M. J. Rotering, P. K. Isensee, K. A. Rinholen, C. J. Boston-Denton, P. G. Kelley, and R. L. Stuart. 2020. Distribution of injected fat-soluble vitamins in plasma and tissues of nursery pigs. Asian-Australas. J. Anim. Sci. 33:1985-1990.

Isensee, P. K., S. E. Albers, L. G. Wichman, A. L. Thoma, and Y. D. Jang. 2020. The effect of creep feed and diet complexity of growth performance in suckling and weaned pigs. Rev. Colomb. Cienc. Pec. 33(3): 159-171.

Jang, Y. D., J. Y. Ma, N. Lu, J. Lim, H. J. Monegue, R. L. Stuart, and M. D. Lindemann. 2018. Administration of vitamin D3 by injection or drinking water alters serum 25-hydroxycholecalciferol concentrations of nursery pigs. Asian-Australas. J. Anim. Sci. 31:278-286.

Yu, D. Y., M. D. Lindemann, A. D. Quant, Y. D. Jang, R. L. Payne, and B. J. Kerr. 2017. Antibiotic inclusion in the diet did not alter the standardized ileal digestible tryptophan to lysine ratio for growing pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 95: 5516-5523.

Jang, Y. D., Y. L. Ma, R. L. Payne, and M. D. Lindemann. 2017. Amino acid composition of fetus, placenta, and uterus in gilts throughout gestation. J. Anim. Sci. 95:4448-4461.

Jang, Y. D., P. Wilcock, R. D. Boyd, and M. D. Lindemann. 2017. Effect of combined xylanase and phytase on growth performance, carcass characteristics, and apparent total tract digestibility in growing pigs fed corn-based diets containing high fiber coproducts. J. Anim. Sci. 95: 4005-4017.

Jang, Y. D., M. D. Lindemann, H. J. Monegue, and J. S. Monegue. 2017. The effect of coated sodium butyrate supplementation in sow and nursery diets on sow reproductive performance and nursery pig performance. Livest. Sci. 195:13-20.

Jang, Y. D., J. Y. Ma, J. S. Monegue, H. J. Monegue, R. L. Stuart, and M. D. Lindemann. 2015. Temporal plasma vitamin concentrations are altered by fat-soluble vitamin administration in suckling pigs. J. Anim. Sci. 93:5273-5282.

Jang, Y. D., Y. L. Ma, and M. D. Lindemann. 2014. Intrauterine position affects fetal weight and crown-rump length throughout gestation. J. Anim. Sci. 92: 4400-4406.

Jang, Y. D., M. D. Lindemann, H. J. Monegue, and R. Stuart. 2014. The effects of fat-soluble vitamin administration on plasma vitamin status of nursing pigs differ when provided by oral administration or injection. Asian-Australas. J. Anim. Sci. 27: 674-682.

Jang, Y. D., M. D. Lindemann, C. R. Dove, E. van Heugten, B. G. Kim, C. V. Maxwell, and J. C. Radcliffe. 2014. Effects of phytase supplementation on reproductive performance, apparent total tract digestibility of Ca and P and bone characteristics in gestating and lactating sows. Rev. Colomb. Cienc.

Jang, Y. D., K. W. Kang, L. G. Piao, T. S. Jeong, E. Auclair, S. Jonvel, R. D'Inca, and Y. Y. Kim. 2013. Effects of live yeast supplementation to gestation and lactation diets on reproductive performance, immunological parameters and milk composition in sows. Livest. Sci. 152: 167-173. 

Advising and Service:

CAFES Internship faculty Coordinator
Academic Quadrathlon Team (Coach)
Poultry and Swine Club (Co-Adviser)
Korean Student Association (Adviser)