Blannie Bowen, Ph.D.

  • Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
201 Old Main
University Park, PA 16802


  • B.S., Agricultural Education, North Carolina A&T State University, 1974
  • M.S., Agricultural Education, North Carolina A&T State University, 1976
  • Ph.D., The Ohio State University, 1980

Research Interest

Factors Related to African American Participation in Agricultural Education

Selected Publications

Bowen, B.E. and Miller, L.E. 2010. The value of the graduate degree. Chapter in R.M. Torres, T. Kitchel, and A.L.Ball (eds), Preparing and Advancing Teachers in Agricultural Education. Columbus, OH: Curriculum Materials Service, The Ohio State University. pp 142-154.

Faulkner, P.E., Baggett, C.D., Bowen, C.F., and Bowen, B.E. 2009. Attitudes, educational, and career choices of food and agricultural sciences institute participants. Journal of Agricultural Education. 50(1), 45-56.

Esters, L.T. & Bowen, B.E. 2003. Race and ethnicity equity issues. In M.S. Scott (Ed.), Equity issues in career and technical education. Columbus, OH: Center on Education and Training for Employment, The Ohio State University.

Bowen, B.E. 2002. Advancing agricultural education within the context of an increasingly diverse society (Distinguished Lecture, American Association for Agricultural Education). Journal of Agricultural Education, 43(1), 1-1.