NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine Faculty Mentors

Kristine Alpi
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Population Health & Pathobiology

Research Interests: Informatics and library science

Ronald E. Baynes
Professor of Pharmacology

Research Interests: Pharmacokinetics

Edward Breitschwerdt
Professor, Internal Medicine
Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Duke University

Research Interests: Infectious diseases and immunology

Peter Cowen
Associate Professor Epidemiology, Public Health and Population Medicine 

Research Interests: Epidemiology, public health and population medicine

Craig Harms
Associate Professor, Aquatic, Wildlife, and Zoologic Medicine

Research Interests: Clinical investigations of aquatic and nondomestic animal health.

Jay F. Levine
Professor, Epidemiology and Public Health
Adjunct Professor, UNC School of Public Health, Dept. of Epidemiology

Research Interests: Aquatic animal epidemiology, food safety (molluscan shellfish products) and environmental contaminants on aquatic animal health

David H. Ley 
Professor, Poultry Health Management
Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Microbiologists
Diplomate, American College of Poultry Veterinarians

Research Interests: Poultry diseases, avian mycoplasmosis, biosecurity, identification and control of emerging avian diseases, enteric and respiratory avian disease pathogenesis and interaction of management and disease

Stacy A. C. Nelson 
Associate Professor 

Research Interests: Use remote sensing and GIS technologies to address both regional and local-scale questions of land use/cover change and also the impact of this change on inland lakes, wetland, and coastal ecosystems, as well as their associated effects on water quality and fisheries ecology.

Malcolm Roberts 
Professor and Department Head 

Research Interests: Equine Medicine, epidemiology, public health, and population medicine

Barrett D. Slenning 
Associate Professor Ruminant Production Medicine, Economics, and Epidemiology
 Leader, Animal Biosecurity Risk Management Group
Population Medicine Program

Research Interests: Ruminant production medicine, economics, and epidemiology

Michael Stoskopf 
Professor of Aquatics, Wildlife, and Zoologic Medicine and of Molecular and Environmental Toxicology 

Research Interests: Environmental medicine applied to wildlife, health risk assessment, lipid biochemistry, and paleoecology.


If you have questions or would like more information about the this program, please contact:

Jay Levine, DVM, MPH
Professor, Epidemiology and Public Health, NCSU College of Veterinary Medicine
Phone: 919 513-6397

Andrew Olshan, PhD
Department of Epidemiology, Chair
Phone: 919 966-7424

Questions about the application process should be directed to:
Carmen Woody,, 919-966-7458.