mardi 15 décembre 2015

1-year Post doc position in Broiler Behaviour and Welfare

I am looking for a post doc and I hope you have a candidate to suggest. The post doc will be working with me at Aarhus University, Department of Animal Science, Foulum. She/he will be employed for 10-12 months, starting preferably March 1, 2016, or soon hereafter.
The tasks will be to assist on all the phases in a research program on environmental enrichment for broilers and broiler breeders, i.e. designing experiments, conducting the experimental work, data management and analyses, writing up papers.

If you have someone in mind that you think will be suitable for this position, please either pass on this email or send me an email with his/her contact information.

Further information:
The candidate should have
• A PhD degree in animal science or veterinary science with focus on animal behavior.
• Statistical and analytical skills.
• Experience in the design, planning and completion of experimental studies with poultry, preferably broilers/broiler breeders.
• Good writing skills (English).

Place of employment and place of work
The place of employment is Aarhus University, and the place of work is Science and Technology, Blichers Allé 20, 8830 Tjele, Denmark.
Department of Animal Science (ANIS) is located at the AU Foulum campus near Viborg. ANIS provides a very dynamic and internationally orientated environment with strong collaborations with relevant industrial partners and with several other leading international research groups in the area.

Further information
For further information, please contact researcher Anja Brinch Riber (

Salary range
Appointment shall be in accordance with the collective labour agreement between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Danish Confederation of Professional Associations. Salary depends on seniority as agreed between the Danish Ministry of Finance and the Confederation of Professional Associations.

Kind regards
Anja Brinch Riber
Dept. of Animal Science
Aarhus University
Blichers Allé 20, Postboks 50
DK-8830 Tjele

Tel: +45 871 56000