Photo of Carolyn HuntingtonCarolyn Huntington

Lecturer and Undergraduate Program Officer

Department of Animal Sciences

Education

Ph.D. – University of Missouri, Columbia
M.S. – University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
B.S. – University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Professional Experience

Jan. ’15 – present Lecturer & Undergraduate Program Officer for Animal Sciences
Feb. ’12 – ’14 Director of Undergraduate Advising, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Mississippi State University
July ’10 – Feb. ’12 Interim Director of Undergraduate Advising, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Mississippi State University
Jan. ’07 – Dec. ’14 Lecturer & Undergraduate Coordinator for Animal and Dairy Sciences at Mississippi State University

honors and awards

2016 Recipient of the American Society of Animal Sciences (ASAS) Outstanding Young Animal Scientist in Education Award
2014 MSU Maroon Volunteer Center – Faculty Volunteer of the Year Award
2012 Recipient of the MSU College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Excellence in Teaching – Lower Division Award
2011 Recipient of MSU State Pride Award
2011 Recipient of the National Academic Advising Association – Outstanding Advising Award in the Faculty Advising category
2011 MSU Faculty Recipient of Irvin Atly Jefcoat Excellence in Advising Award
2010 Recipient of MSU State Pride Award
2007 MSU Day One Leadership Award recipient for outstanding faculty mentoring

Professional Affiliations

2000-2004, 2007-present American Society of Animal Science
2011-present Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society of Agriculture
2011-present National Academic Advising Association

recent courses taught

UNIV 1100 First Year Seminar: Pre-Vet Learning Community
ANSC 1000 Introduction to Animal Sciences
ANSC 1100 Orientation to Animal Sciences
ANSC 2000 Companion Animal Management
ANSC 2010 Animals and Society
ANSC 3800 Careers in Animal Sciences

Peterson L, Witt J, and C Huntington. 2015. Teaching ‘Real Utopias’ through Experiential Learning. Teaching Sociology. 43(4):262-276.