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Julia Davene Albright DVM, MA, DACVB
Assistant Professor
Small Animal Behavior
Small Animal Clinical Sciences

Clinical Interests

Agression, anxiety, phobias, compulsive behaviors, and inappropriate elimination in domestic, avian, and exotic species.

Research Interests

  • Behavioral genetics
  • Equine stereotypic behaviors
  • Human-animal bond


  • B.S. (Psychology) - Vanderbilt University, 1998
  • M.A. (Experimental Psychology) - University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 2001
  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine - University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 2005


  • Animal Behavior Residency - Cornell University, 2006-2009
  • Animal Behavior Postdoctoral Fellowship - Cornell University, 2009-2010

Board Certification

  • Diplomate - American College of Veterinary Behaviorists, 2009


Dr. Julie Albright is a native Tennessean. She attended Vanderbilt University (B.S.), University of Tennessee, Knoxville (M.A., Experimental Psychology), and the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine (D.V.M) before completing a three-year residency and one-year post-doctoral program in Animal Behavior at Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine. She is a Diplomate of College of Veterinary Behaviorists.

Professional Societies

  • American College of Veterinary Behaviorists
  • American Veterinary Society of Animal Behaviorists
  • International Society for Applied Ethology