Dr. James Pritchett
Dean, College of Agricultural Sciences
Director, Agricultural Experiment Station
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Dr. Pritchett serves as the Dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences and the Director of the Agricultural Experiment Station at Colorado State University. His passion is serving Colorado agriculture and implementing the shared strategic vision of CAS. On a day-to-day basis, Pritchett directs operations and administration for the College’s activities. He is a land grant economist who enjoys working in a wide range of teaching, research and engagement activities including agribusiness management, water resource economics, community development and interdisciplinary land management strategies. Originally from southeastern Colorado, Pritchett is a two-time alumnus of CSU, and he received his PhD from the University of Minnesota in Agriculture and Applied Economics.