Education: B.A. in Zoology, Smith College, 1961 M.A. Clark University /History/ 1971 J.D. New England School of Law/ 1981 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Tufts University, 2011 Current Position: HAVEN volunteer, teaching Animal Law elective at MAPP. Retired Massachusetts Juvenile Court Judge What were you doing before entering the Masters in Animals and Public Read More
Dr. Gary Patronek is a veterinary epidemiologist who first encountered animal hoarding in the late 1980s while working as the director of a local SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals). Subsequently, as the Director of the Center for Animals and Public Policy (CAPP) of what is now the Cummings School of Veterinary Read More
Dr. Megan Mueller, a published expert on human-animal interaction, involves students in her research initiatives, guides them on their own projects, and provides advice on fieldwork opportunities.
A leading researcher and expert on immunocontraceptive vaccines for wildlife, Dr. Allen Rutberg often gets calls from communities interested in using the practice—providing students the opportunity to get involved early on.
A graduate of the MAPP program, Dr. Emily McCobb is committed to providing students with experiences that allow them to develop the knowledge and practical skills needed to make a positive impact in the world.
Adjunct Professor, Public Policy Analysis Center for Animals and Public Policy Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University Education B.A. in Government, Smith College, 1983 Ph.D. in Social Policy, Heller School for Social Policy and Management, Brandeis University, 1994 M.S. in Animals and Public Policy, Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, 2005 Read More
Associate Director, Center for Shelter Dogs Center for Animals and Public Policy Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University As Associate Director of the Center for Shelter Dogs, Seana helps set the Center’s strategic direction and priorities, including research conducted by the Center on behalf of dogs in shelters. Seana’s research focuses on improving Read More