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The Schubot Center brings together a diverse group of faculty members and staff from several different departments and colleges at Texas A&M University. This interdisciplinary team is enriched by input from a select group of adjunct professors from across the United States and the world.

Faculty & Staff Members

Dr. Sarah A. Hamer

Dr. Sarah A. Hamer


Director, Schubot Center for Avian Health and Richard Schubot Endowed Chair
Dr. Giri Athrey

Dr. Giri Athrey


Assistant Professor, Poultry Science Department
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Dr. Sujata Balasubramanian

Dr. Sujata Balasubramanian


Associate Research Scientist, Veterinary Integrative Biosciences
Dr. Alice Blue-McLendon

Dr. Alice Blue-McLendon


Clinical Associate Professor, Veterinary Physiology and Pharmacology
Dr. Janice Boyd

Dr. Janice Boyd


Adjunct Associate Professor, Veterinary Pathobiology
Dr. Donald Brightsmith

Dr. Donald Brightsmith


Associate Professor, Veterinary Pathobiology
Dr. Kira Delmore

Dr. Kira Delmore


Assistant Professor, Biology
Dr. Norman Dronan

Dr. Norman Dronan


Professor, Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences
Jacquelyn K. Grace

Dr. Jacquelyn K. Grace


Assistant Professor, Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences
Dr. Jianhua (Joe) Guo

Dr. Jianhua (Joe) Guo


Associate Research Scientist, Veterinary Pathobiology
Dr. Gabriel Hamer

Dr. Gabriel Hamer


Associate Professor, Entomology
Dr. J. Jill Heatley

Dr. J. Jill Heatley


Associate Professor, Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Dr. Sharman Hoppes

Dr. Sharman Hoppes


Adjunct Clinical Professor and Professor Emerita, Small Animal Clinical Sciences
Dr. Jeffrey Musser

Dr. Jeffrey Musser


Clinical Professor, Veterinary Pathobiology
Debra Turner

Debra Turner


Senior Research Associate, Veterinary Pathology; Schubot Lab & Aviary Manager

Schubot Aviary Veterinary Students (SAVS)

Adrian Arrellano

Adrian Arrellano


DVM Student
Jacqueline Babin

Jacqueline Babin


DVM Student
Daniella Burleson

Daniella Burleson


DVM Student
Catherine Caprio

Catherine Caprio


DVM Student
Amanda Day

Amanda Day


DVM Student
Zoe Kolkhorst

Zoe Kolkhorst


DVM Student
Stephen Levert

Stephen Levert


DVM Student
Kiera Merritt

Kiera Merritt


DVM Student
Krista Johns

Krista Johns


DVM Student
Gracelynn Morrow

Gracelynn Morrow


DVM Student
Skye Sneed

Skye Sneed


DVM student
Ty Tortella

Ty Tortella


DVM student

Graduate Students & Postdoctoral  Research Associates

Dayvion Adams

Dayvion Adams, MS


Entomology
Meredith Anderson

Meredith Anderson, DVM


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Alice Archuleta

Alice Archuleta


MS Student, Biomedical Sciences
Amanda Beckman

Amanda Beckman


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Dr. Wesley Brashear

Dr. Wesley Brashear


Postdoctoral Research Associate
Spencer DeBrock

Spencer DeBrock


MS Student, Veterinary Public Health-Epidemiology
Melanie Florkowski

Melanie Florkowski


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Jocelyn Hunyadi

Jocelyn Hunyadi


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Elena Iacono

Elena Iacono


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Amy Janik

Amy Janik


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Hannah Justen

Hannah Justen


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Simon Kiacz

Simon Kiacz


PhD Student, Biomedical Sciences
Dr. Abigail (Abby) Kimmitt

Dr. Abigail (Abby) Kimmitt


Postdoctoral Research Associate
Joshua Lerner

Joshua Lerner


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Viridiana Martinez

Viridiana Martinez


PhD Student, Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences
Michael McCloy

Michael McCloy


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Kelley Sampeck

Kelley Sampeck


PhD Student, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
E.V. Voltura

E.V. Voltura


PhD Student, Biomedical Sciences
Constance Woodman

Constance Woodman


PhD Student, Biomedical Sciences
Italo Zecca

Italo Zecca


Postdoctoral Research Associate, Veterinary Intergrative Biosciences

Student Avian Caretakers

Anissa Brooks

Anissa Brooks

Claire Huff

Claire Huff

Lilliana Garcia

Lilliana Garcia

Caroline Lafon

Caroline Lafon

Anissa Mangrola

Anissa Mangrola

Mary Schech

Mary Schech

Sabryna Scott

T'Asia Thicklin

T'Asia Thicklin

Harrold Tobin

Undergraduate Students

Ashley Alario


Biology
Randall

Randall "Keith" Andringa


WFSC
Clair Campbell

Clair Campbell


WFSC
Melinda Kupka

Melinda Kupka


Zoology
Nicholas Kurtin

Nicholas Kurtin


Zoology
Mariel Ortega

Mariel Ortega


WFSC

Former Schubot Members