Dr. Judd joined the Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1998. He received his BA in biology from Hendrix College in 1986 and the PhD degree in pharmacology/toxicology from Northeast Louisiana University School of Pharmacy in 1990. Dr. Judd subsequently pursued postdoctoral studies under Dr. John Miles at the Mayo Clinic, Medical School (Endocrine Research Unit). There he served as a Research Fellow from 1990-1992, and a Senior Research Fellow from 1992-1993.