Dr. Mark Zidon, PhD

Program Coordinator and Professor

217 Pioneer Tower


Doctor of Philosophy, Iowa State University
Master of Science, North Dakota State University
Bachelor of Science, North Dakota State University


Wisconsin Teaching Fellow Award
Underkolfer Teaching Excellence Award
American Association for Agricultural Education Central Region Outstanding Agricultural Educator
Honorary American FFA Degree
North Dakota Agricultural Teachers Association Distinguished Service Award


AGINDUS 1750 - Equipment, Structures and Power Systems
AGINDUS 3830 - Engines and Tractor Systems
AGINDUS 3850 - Electrical Applications in Agriculture
AGINDUS 4930 - Teaching Cooperative Education in Agriculture

Research Interest

My research interests focus on teaching methods in agricultural education.

Professional Affiliations

Wisconsin Association of Agricultural Educators
American Association of Agricultural Educators
National FFA Organization

Other Responsibilities

Coordinate School of Agriculture Scholarships
Supervise World Dairy Expo FFA events
Supervise FFA Career Development events
Superintendent for the National FFA Agricultural Technology and Mechanical Systems Career Development Event