Robert Strong Jr. is an Associate Professor in the Department of Agricultural Leadership. Education, and Communications at Texas A&M University. He investigates innovation adoption in agricultural sciences and extension contexts including electronic Reusable Learning Objects (RLOs), Information Communication Technologies (ICTs), precision agriculture, and virtual reality. He evaluates stakeholder adoption and impact resulting from participation in training programs.

education and training
selected publications
Academic Articles39
  • Lee, C., Strong, R., & Dooley, K. E. (2021). Analyzing Precision Agriculture Adoption across the Globe: A Systematic Review of Scholarship from 1999–2020. Sustainability (Switzerland). 13(18), 10295-10295.
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  • Olsovsky, T., Strong, R., & Berthold, A. (2021). Enhancing landowner adoption of the Natural Resource Conservation Service’s recommended beef cattle grazing management practices. Advancements in Agricultural Development. 2(1), 56-69.
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  • Strong, R., Dooley, K., Murphrey, T., Strong, J., Elbert, C., & Baker, M. (2021). The EVAL framework: Developing impact evaluation scholars. Advancements in Agricultural Development. 2(3), 1-13.
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  • Mikwamba, K., Dessein, J., Kambewa, D., Messely, L., & Strong, R. (2020). Collaborative governance dynamics in innovation platforms: case of Malawi’s District Stakeholder Panel. The Journal of Agricultural Education and Extension. 27(2), 1-21.
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  • Strong Jr, R., Edney, K., & Hanagriff, R. (2017). Enhancing food security in the world's youngest nation: a case study of agricultural extension in South Sudan. McNamara, P. E., & Moore, A. (Eds.), Building Agricultural Extension Capacity in Post-Conflict Settings Case Studies. 62-73. CABI.
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Institutional Repository Documents1
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  • Lindner, J. R., Rodriguez, M. T., Strong, R., Jones, D., & Layfield, D. (2016). Research priority area 2: New Technologies, Practices, and Products Adoption Decisions. 19-27.
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chaired theses and dissertations
First Name
Last Name
Strong Jr
mailing address
Texas A&M University; Agriculture Education; 2116 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-2116