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2020.11.09 | Anis

Culling of mink at AU Foulum

Due to COVID-19, all mink at AU Foulum’s experimental farm will be destroyed. The department is currently trying to establish an overview of the consequences for research as well as the employees.

2020.04.20 | Anis

Ph.D. position: Welfare in farm mink

A new Ph.d. position is now available: Welfare in farm mink –which cage resources do mink perceive as beneficial?" Deadline for application is "May 1st 2020.

At the advanced course in Animal Experimentation, the participants get the opportunity to practice blood sampling on the mandatory rodents and on species typically held as production animals, for example hens.

2019.12.16 | Anis

A course in Animal Experimentation at Department of Animal Science reflects our position in the boundary field between farming and animal experimentation

Thirteen course participants recently received their diploma for participating in a course in Animal Experimentation funded by Department of Animal Science.

2019.11.28 | Anis

Four scientific positions available at our department

The Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University, invites highly qualified applicants for one professor position, one senior advisor position and two assistant professor/researcher positions.

WelFur has been promoted as a so-called “Self-Regulation and Co-Regulation Initiative” by the European Commission, which is a great stamp of approval.  Photo: Mette Graves Madsen.

2019.03.07 | Anis

Distinguished acknowledgement of the animal welfare programme WelFur

The animal welfare programme WelFur has been promoted as a so-called “Self-Regulation and Co-Regulation Initiative” by the European Commission. It is the first animal welfare-focussing programme ever to achieve the stamp of approval by the Commission.

2018.11.13 | Anis

Handling challenges of implementing the animal welfare assessment protocol WelFur-Mink on a large scale

PhD defence by Anna Feldberg Marsbøl 20 November 2018 at AU Foulum. Meeting room 2 at 12h. All are welcome.

2018.11.08 | Mink

Nest building in farm mink - an investigation of female mink’s motivation for nest building and its effect on offspring survival

Toke Munk Schou will defend his PhD thesis 13 November 2018 at AU Foulum in the auditorium.. Everybody is welcome.

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2018.07.09 | PhD Course

Department of Animal Science offers a PhD course on Interpretation of animal stress responses

The PhD course provides a solid background of the theory and research in stress biology via lecture by leading researchers within the field.

2018.06.12 | Anis

Scientific career positions in physiology, nutrition and disease prevention of monogastric animals

The Department of Animal Science, Aarhus University, invites highly qualified applicants for three positions in sustainable feeding and nutritional physiology and disease prevention of monogastric production animals available from 1 November 2018 or soon thereafter.

[Translate to English:] Aarhus University and University of Copenhagen offer a residential PhD course on Animal Pain in March 2018. Photo by Pierpaolo Di Giminiani, University of Newcastle

2017.09.13 | Anis

Ph.d. course: Animal Pain

Aarhus University and University of Copenhagen offer a residential PhD course on Animal Pain aiming to give PhD students an overview of the concept of animal pain from a biological perspective. Deadline for registration is 1 December 2017.

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