Austin Peay State University adheres to the requirements of the Federal Animal Welfare Act (7 U.S.C. 2131 et seq.) and its amendments, the PHS Policy on the Humane Care and Use of Laboratory Animals, and other Federal statutes and regulations relating to animals. Please visit the IACUC policy link for further information.
Please contact one of the following people if you have questions or concerns regarding the care and use of animals at APSU.
Gilbert Pitts, Chair, Asso. Prof. Biology
Amy Bishop, (Community Representative)
Chad Brooks, Assoc. Prof. Biology
Chris Gienger, Asst. Prof. Biology
Brian Hock, Asst. Prof. Psychology
Ben Howard, D.V.M. (Non-affiliated veterinarian)
Karen Meisch, Asst. Prof. Biology
Molly Basch, Student Representative
Philenese Slaughter, Asst. Prof. Library (Non-scientist)
Rodney Mills, Asst. Prof. Agriculture
Andrew Shepard-Smith, Director Grants & Sponsored Research (Ex officio)
Dixie Dennis, Dean of Graduate Studies (Ex officio)