Fengxia Dong receives University Housing Honored Instructor award

Fengxia Dong, an associate scientist in the Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, is a recipient of the University Housing Honored Instructor award for Spring 2017.

University Housing residents have the opportunity to recognize outstanding classroom instructors through the Honored Instructor program. Over the past seven years, students who live in University Housing have honored hundreds of instructors on campus. Visit for more information.

Dong is an applied economist working on issues in agricultural production, sustainability and food safety. Besides U.S. agricultural markets, she also has particular interests in China’s rural issues. Her current work focuses on farm’s sustainability evaluation, food safety practices and dairy farm management and efficiency.