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Ryan McCoy

Dr. Ryan McCoy is an ORISE Fellow with the USDA's Midwest Climate Hub and completed his PhD in Philosophy at the University of Kentucky. Ryan has experience working on a variety of different interdisciplinary research projects, including a National Science Foundation funded project on knowledge formation in agricultural science, as well as a Climate Needs Assessment with Kentucky Cooperative Extension. As part of the Hub, he is working on an assessment of Midwest climate services.

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  • ORISE Research Fellow



1015 N. University Blvd
Ames, IA 50011-3611
(Located remotely in Lexington, Kentucky)

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Focus Area

  • Philosophy of Science
  • Evaluation and Needs Assessments