Animal Studies at MSU is an umbrella program focused on the interdisciplinary study of the relationship between humans and other animals. The program includes a doctoral and master's graduate specialization, cutting-edge research, a monthly seminar series on the MSU campus, and a registered student organization that connects academic initiatives with the local community. For questions, contact Dr. Linda Kalof, Director, Animal Studies at MSU, or Stephen Vrla, Graduate Research Assistant.

News: In fall 2015, MSU Animal Studies graduate Dr. Ryan Gunderson will begin a tenure-track assistant professor position at Miami University in Ohio, where he will be teaching animal studies courses for the social justice major in the Department of Sociology and Gerontology. Congratulations, Ryan!

Events: Allie Phillips, attorney, author, and consultant, will present on her work to protect animals and promote more compassionate connections between animals and humans on Friday, April 10th, at 12 pm in 457 Berkey Hall.

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