University Distinguished Professor, Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology and Director, One Health Institute

Sue VandeWoude is a veterinary virologist recognized for her studies of feline retroviruses, viral spillover between species, and disease ecology. She attained her BS from California Institute of Technology, completed her DVM at Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine, and conducted a postdoctoral fellowship in Comparative Medicine at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine She has served as President of ASLAP and ACLAM, Chair of the NIH Veterinary Subcommittee of the Physician Scientist Workforce Report and AAVMC Research Committee, Member, AVMA Council of Research and Veterinary Virology Councilor for ASV. She was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2019. VandeWoude served as Associate Dean for Research at Colorado State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences from 2011-2019. She is CSU coordinator for Colorado Clinical Translational Science Institute (CCTSI) activities, and is currently University Distinguished Professor and Director of the One Health Institute.