Cory Morgan is a Lecturer in the Department of Animal and Veterinary Sciences. Cory earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Framingham State University and a Master of Science in Animals and Public Policy from Tufts University. Early in her career Cory worked in Animal Care, first with nonhuman primates in a medical research setting, and later as a zookeeper. Cory is a Certified Veterinary Technician (Veterinary Nurse) and has worked in private practice with small animals, and in the nonprofit sector with service dogs. Her continuing education has focused on herbal medicine and animal behavior. Cory is certified as a Fear Free Professional as well as a Community Herbalist. In her free time, she enjoys growing and learning about plants, and she is passionate about the health of honeybees and native pollinators.

Associations and Affiliations

Massachusetts Veterinary Technician Association

Cory Morgan with a parrot perched on her arm.

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

Companion animals, human-animal studies, veterinary nursing, complimentary veterinary medicine, animal behavior, zoos and exotic pets


  • B.S. Farningham State University
  • M.S. Tufts University


  • 802-656-5893
Office Location:

311 Terrill Building

Office Hours:

Upon Request

Courses Taught

ASCI 001 Spring 2022

ASCI 001 Fall 2022

ASCI 097 Human Animal Bond Fall 2022