Nicole Dorey

Nicole R. Dorey, Ph. D. is faculty at the University of Florida, where she teaches courses in psychology and animal behavior. In addition to her teaching, Nicole is co-founder and director of the animal behavior and welfare laboratory which has published many scientific papers with species ranging from dogs to Galapagos tortoises. In addition to being a Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist (CAAB), Nicole has served as a board member of the Animal Behavior Management Alliance (ABMA), consulted on animal research and training at a variety of zoos and has been an invited speaker to a number of national and international conferences and workshops. Nicole holds a B.S. degree in both zoology and psychology from the University of Florida, an M.S. degree in behavior analysis with a minor in biology from the University of North Texas and a Ph.D. in animal behavior from the University of Exeter (England).