About Judith A. Appleton
Judy Appleton is a Vice Provost at Cornell University and the Alfred H. Caspary Professor of Immunology in the Baker Institute for Animal Health. She received her B.S. in microbiology from Indiana University, and her M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Georgia.
As Vice Provost, Dr. Appleton serves as the coordinator of the four New York State Contract Colleges at Cornell, and represents the University in its dealings with the State University of New York and the state government. In addition, her office supports the broader Land Grant mission of the University in all of the colleges. The ROTC programs on campus and the Cornell Prison Education Program also report directly through Dr. Appleton to the Provost.
Professor Appleton joined the Baker Institute at Cornell in 1982 and became a faculty member in 1987. In 2007, she was appointed Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in the College of Veterinary Medicine.
Professor Appleton has taught and conducted research on topics related to immunology, parasitology, and disease pathogenesis.
Office of the Vice Provost
449 Day Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-3901