Faculty  |  Adjuncts  |  Staff  |  Emeritus


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Associate Professor

Mastitis epidemiology, infectious disease epidemiology, zoonotic disease, antimicrobial resistance, global animal and public health

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Zoo Animal Science - with a particular interest in animal behavior in captivity, human-animal interactions and education in the zoo.

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Associate Professor

Dairy Systems: with emphasis on precision dairy farming, dairy cattle management, and applied animal behavior — based on nutrition, animal welfare, health and welfare, and sustainability concerns.

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Wildlife Health, Behavior, and Conservation; Veterinary Medicine; Exotic Pets; Primates, Carnivores, and Marsupials

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Associate Professor

Dairy Lipids and Human Health, Lipid Metabolism, Fetal Programming, Fatty Acid Analysis

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Animal Behavior; Animal Welfare; Animal Training; Domestication; Companion Animals; Wild and Captive Exotic Animals

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Equine Training & Instruction

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Research Professor

Animal Health and Well-being, Biosecurity, Agrosecurity

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Breazzano Family Green and Gold Professor and Interim Department Chair

Muscle biology

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Lecturer and CREAM Advisor

  • Veterinary medicine
  • Dairy health management

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Senior Lecturer

Equine Science, Veterinary Medicine

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Lactation Physiology, Molecular Genetics


Adjunct Faculty




Shanmugasundaram Nallasamy, DVM, PhD

Adjunct Assistant  Professor

Adjunct for ASCI and Assistant Professor, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences in the Medical College

Stuart White, Ph.D.

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Resource management, mountain farming systems and land use, South American camelids


Felipe Machado de Sant'Anna, Ph.D.

Part time Lecturer for Fall 2023 and Spring 2024

Dairy science, food safety, one health, food security, genomics

Miner Institute:  
Richard Grant, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor, Miner Institute

Dairy Nutrition

Heather Dann, Ph.D.

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Miner Institute

Forage chemistry, nutritional physiology of dairy cattle, interaction of dairy cattle nutrition & environment

Wanda Emerich, M. Ext. Ed.

Dairy Outreach Coordinator, Miner Institute

Leader, 14-week college student internship program & Summer Experience in Farm Management; Coordinator, spring semester Dairy Scholar Program

Catherine Ballard, M.S.

Adjunct Lecturer, Miner Institute

Bovine and equine reproduction, director of research

Sarah Morrison Ph. D. 

Research Scientist, Miner Institute

Dairy cattle nutrition and management

Dale Bauman, Ph.D.

Emeritus, Department of Animal Science, Cornell University

National Academician

David Barbano, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Food Science, Cornell University

Thomas Overton, Ph.D.

Professor and Chair, Department of Animal Science, Cornell University

Michael Van Amburgh, Ph.D.

Professor, Department of Animal Science, Cornell University