Named Faculty Positions

​These prestigious and uniquely named faculty positions have a long-term impact on the excellence of the College of Veterinary Medicine. These positions have a multi-progned effect, creating additional opportunities for those who hold them. Funds can be used in any number of ways. Holders of such positions can hire additional graduate assistants and post-doctoral fellows, allowing them the flexibility in pursing scholarship that isn't directly tied to a research contract or exploring unconventional activities not yet undertaken.

Current College of Veterinary Medicine Named Faculty Positions​

Dr. Stephen G. Juelsgaard Interim Dean of Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Pat Halbur, interim dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine

Tryone D. Artz, M.D. Chair for Teaching Excellence
Dr. Amanda Fales-Wiliams, associate professor of veterinary pathology

Anderson Chair in Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Jesse Goff, professor of biomedical sciences

Donn E. and Beth M. Bacon Professorship in Small Animal Medicine and Surgery
Dr. Al Jergens, professor of veterinary clinical sciences

W. E. Lloyd Chair in Neurotoxicology
Dr. Anumantha Kanthasamy, Distinguished Professor of biomedical sciences

John G. Salsbury Endowed Chair in Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Arthi Kanthasamy, professor of biomedical sciences

Dr. Douglas and Ann Gustafson Professorship for Teaching Excellence in Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Locke Karriker, professor of veterinary diagnostic and production animal medicine

W. Eugene Lloyd Chair in Toxicology
Dr. Mark Lyte, professor of veterinary microbiology and preventive medicine

Dr. E.A. Benbrook Endowed Chair in Pathology and Parasitology
Dr. Richard Martin, Distinguished Professor of biomedical sciences

Presidential Chair in Veterinary Microbiology and Preventive Medicine
Dr. James Roth, Clarence Hartley Covault Distinguished Professor of veterinary microbiology and preventive medicine

Scott and Nancy Armbrust Professorship in Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Jennifer Schleining, associate professor of veterinary diagnostic and production animal medicine

Phyllis M. Clark Professorship
Dr. Wendy Ware, professor of veterinary clinical sciences

Dr. Frank K. Ramsey Endowed Chair
Dr. Qijing Zhang, professor of veterinary microbiology and preventive medicine