Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Personnel Profile

Dr. Fred Bryant, Professor & Leroy G. Denman, Jr. Endowed Director of Wildlife Research - Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute


Fred Bryant was born in San Antonio and is a 4th generation Texan. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Wildlife Management from Texas Tech University in 1970.  Fred obtained his Masters of Science degree in Wildlife Biology in 1974 from Utah State University, and his Ph.D. in Range Science from Texas A&M University in 1977. Fred accepted the position of the Leroy G. Denman, Jr. Endowed Director at the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute in 1996.

Curriculum Vitae


B.S. in Wildlife Management, Texas Tech University, 1970

M.S. in Wildlife Biology, Utah State University, 1974

Ph.D. in Range Science, Texas A&M University, 1977

Research Interests

Fred’s research interests are in the field of livestock-wildlife relationships and habitat management. His international experiences include research activities in Mexico, Peru, Bolivia and Morocco.  In addition, he embarked upon short-term assignments in Venezuela, Indonesia, Australia, Ecuador, Mali, Burkina Faso and Niger.  The principal focus of his international research was on the pastures and rangelands of these countries, with specific emphasis on grazing animals.

Outreach and Community Service

Bryant is a member of First United Methodist Church in Kingsville. He also is an in-demand public speaker. While in Lubbock, he was a leader in church, parent-school organizations and youth baseball and other sports groups.

Contact Information

Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute
Howe 169
MSC 218 Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202
voice: 361.593.4025
fax: 361.593.3924
email: fred.bryant@tamuk.edu
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This page was last updated on: October 10, 2013