Veterinarian and PhD scholar, University of Sydney

Bronwyn is a PhD scholar with the University of Sydney investigating the health and husbandry of hunting dogs in Australia. She is also a shelter veterinarian with RSPCA ACT and until recently was the Scientific Officer for Companion Animals at RSPCA Australia. She has a Master of Science degree majoring in Animal Welfare, Ethics and Law and has Memberships with the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Animal Welfare. Bronwyn also sits on the board, and volunteers with, Pets in the Park Canberra - a veterinary charity which supports pets of the homeless.

Bronwyn has a keen interest in emerging companion animal welfare issues such as the online sale of pets, air transportation of pets, pet food regulation, use of animals in media and advertising and the impact of the human-animal bond on animal welfare.

Experience

  • 2017–present
    Scientific Officer, RSPCA Australia
  • 2018–present
    PhD candidate, The University of Sydney

Education

  • 2017 
    University of Edinburgh, Master of Science
  • 2013 
    James Cook University, Bachelor of Veterinary Science

Professional Memberships

  • Membership with the Australian and New Zealand College of Veterinary Scientists in Animal Welfare