Cynthia Jacobs
Assistant Professor of Biology



Phone: 479-968-0326
Fax: 479-964-0837 

McEver Room 9A
1701 N. Boulder Avenue
Russellville, AR 72801





Undergraduate -



Domestic Animal Biology, no degree conferred, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville,



Professional - 


Veterinary Medicine, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, Louisiana State University

at Baton Rouge, 1978-1982

Post-graduate - 



Zoo Medicine Externship, St Louis Zoological Garden, June 1982

Basic Course in Veterinary Acupuncture, International Veterinary Acupuncture Society,

Oct 1996-Feb 1997

Professional Experience



Assistant Professor

Biological Sciences Department, Arkansas Tech University

Russellville, AR (Aug 2007 present)



Visiting Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences Department, Arkansas Tech University
Russellville, AR (July 2004 July 2007)



Adjunct Faculty

Division of Natural Science and Mathematics, University of the Ozarks

Clarksville, AR (Aug 2003 June 2004)



Instructor, Part-time

Division of Science and Mathematics, WestArk Community College

Ft. Smith, AR (Aug 1991 May 1993)



Assistant Professor/Assistant Director

Division of Laboratory Animal Medicine (DLAM), University of Ark for Medical Sciences

Little Rock, AR (Aug 1984 July 1990)



Consulting Veterinarian

University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UALR)

Little Rock, AR (Jan 1985 May 1990)

Private Practice - Clinical Veterinary Medicine - Associate Veterinarian, Small Animal Practice



Clarksville Veterinary Clinic, Clarksville, AR (May 1996 May 2007)



Arkansas Animal Care Clinic, Russellville, AR (Dec 1993 Aug 2001)



Broadfoot Veterinary Clinic, Van Buren, AR (Dec 1990 Apr 1996)



Rogers Avenue Animal Clinic, Ft. Smith,, AR (June 1991 June 1993)



Pulaski Co. Veterinary Emergency Clinic, L.R., , AR (Aug 1984 May 1990)



Cabot Veterinary Clinic, North Little Rock, AR (Sept 1983 Aug 1984)



Basco Veterinary Clinic, Shreveport, LA (Oct 1982 Jul 1983)



Towne South Animal Hospital, Shreveport, LA (Aug 1982 July 1983)

Private Industry


  Associate Veterinarian - Biomedical Informatics start-up company
  OncoPet, Inc. , Clarksville, AR (Sept 2000 Aug 2003)




Book Chapter


Farris, H..E., Jacobs, C.H.; Cryosurgery and Hyperthermia. Current
Veterinary Therapy II in Food Animal Practice. Howard, J.L. (ed.)
Saunders, Philadelphia, PA 1986, p86-88.



Jacobs, C.H., Farris, H.E.; Clinical Experience with the Analgesic

Buprenorphine. American Association of Laboratory Animal Science

(AALAS) Proceedings, 1987

Professional Activities & Presentations


AALAS Program Committee Workshop CO-Chair;

40th Annual Meeting of AALAS

Little Rock, AR (1989)



Clinical Experience with the Analgesic Buprenorphine

38th Annual AALAS Meeting

Denver, CO; (Nov. 8-12, 1987)



Emergency Veterinary Procedures
Arkansas Assoc. for Laboratory Animal Science Annual Meeting
National Center for Toxicologic Research (NCTR)
Jefferson, AR (Aug 1887)


Biology & Medicine of Rabbits, Hamsters & Guinea Pigs
Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association Summer Meeting
Hot Springs, AR (Aug 8-9, 1986)



Interacting with the Media
Arkansas Assoc. for Laboratory Animal Science Annual Meeting
Jefferson, AR (Sept 21, 1985)

Professional Licensure/ Certification



Arkansas Veterinary Medical License #1632
Certified Veterinary Acupuncturist (CVA)

Professional Memberships


  American Veterinary Medical Association (1982 present)
Arkansas Veterinary Medical Association (1982 present)




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