Jeryl Jones

Animal and Veterinary Sciences Department

Office: Room 140 Poole Agricultural Center
Phone: 864-656-2142
Fax: 864-656-3131

Personal Website:

 Educational Background

Residency/Ph.D. Veterinary Radiology/Biomedical Sciences
Auburn University 1995

D.V.M. Veterinary Medicine
University of Georgia 1982

B.S. Pre-Professional Studies (Zoology)
Clemson University 1980

 Courses Taught

AVS 4000: AVS Professional Development. Spring, 2020-present
AVS 4060: Seminars and Related Topics. Spring, 2015-present
AVS 4910: Diagnostic Imaging in Animal Research. Spring/Fall, 2015-present.
AVS 4920: Undergraduate Research Applications. Summer, 2022

AVS 8010: Bone Biomechanics. Fall, 2022
AVS 8050: Current Literature in Animal Diagnostic Imaging. Fall, 2020-present
AVS 8070: Principles of Scientific Writing in AFLS. Fall, 2020-present
AVS 8220: Translational Musculoskeletal Research Techniques. Summer, 2022
AVS 9910: Doctoral Dissertation: 2021-present


Dr. Jones is a licensed veterinarian (WV Board of Veterinary Medicine, and board-certified Veterinary Radiologist (American College of Veterinary Radiology, Her current professional appointments include the following:
Professor of Animal and Veterinary Sciences
AVS Undergraduate Program Coordinator
Director of the Pre-Clinical Assessment Core for the South Carolina Translational Research Improving Musculoskeletal Heath Research (SC TRIMH) Center
Consultant for the Translational Research Imaging Core of the South Carolina Bioengineering Center for Regeneration and Formation of Tissues (SC BioCRAFT) Center (
Affiliated Research Faculty member for the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences at the Virginia Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine.
Clemson University School of Health Research(CUSHR)Scholar

Professional service activities include the following:
Editor-in-Chief for the journal Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound
American College of Veterinary Radiology member
International Veterinary Radiology Association member
International Committee of Medical Journal Editors member
International Association of Veterinary Editors member
Committee on Publication Ethics member

Other Clemson service activities include Pre-veterinary Program Advisor, Co-Advisor for the Pre-Veterinary Club, AVS Faculty Mentoring Committee Member, AVS One Health Research Group leader, AVS Curriculum Committee Chair, CAFLS Curriculum Committee Member, and Council on Undergraduate Studies Member.

 Research Interests

Veterinary radiology
Diagnostic imaging in experimental and natural animal models
One Health
Biomedical publishing
Lower back disease in working dogs

 Lab Members

Cerano Harrison, PhD student and AVS Image Analysis Lab Manager
Molly Loucy, undergraduate research student
Shelby Reback, undergraduate research student
Emma White, undergraduate research student
Nataly Wickstrom, undergraduate research student
Marilize Cornwell, undergraduate research student

 Extension and Outreach

Dr. Jones has provided 47 continuing education lectures for local, regional, national, and international organizations.


Dr. Jones has authored 73 peer-reviewed publications. See link below for full listing.


Dr. Jones' Publications
Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound
SC BioCRAFT Center
Small Animal Clinical Sciences, VMCVM, VT