Melissa Singletary, DVM, PhD, DACVPM

Assistant Professor, Neurosciences & Assistant Director, CPS

Melissa Singletary Photo


Canine Performance Sciences
Department of Anatomy, Physiology and Pharmacology

Auburn University
College of Veterinary Medicine
1130 Wire Road
Auburn, AL 36849



BS, 2008, Eastern Kentucky University
DVM, 2012 , Auburn University



Dr. Melissa Singletary joined the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine faculty in 2018. Dr. Singletary received a B.S. degree majoring in microbial, molecular, and cellular biology and minoring in both chemistry and agriculture (2008) from Eastern Kentucky University. She then earned her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (2012) from Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Dr. Singletary served as the Branch Chief Veterinary Corp Officer overseeing military operations in the state of Louisiana before returning to Auburn University to earn her Ph.D. (2018) and became a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Preventive Medicine (2018).

She enjoys spending her free time outdoors between trail summits and barrier reefs exploring with her husband and daughter.