Graduate Fields: Animal Science, Nutrition Areas of Interest: Hormonal regulation of metabolism, growth and development. Study of the leptin and growth hormone - IGF systems at the molecular , cellular and organismal levels.
Graduate Fields: Animal Science, Molecular Genetics Areas of Interest: Genetic Improvement of Animal Health and Production, Dairy Cattle Management and Genetic Evaluations, Population Structure and Adaptation, Genomic Tool Development, Wildlife and Indigenous Population Conservation, Canine Genetics
Graduate Fields: Animal Science, Nutrition, Food Science and Technology, Genomics Areas of Interest: Functional genomics of antioxidant nutrients and enzymes; Developing novel hydrolytic enzymes for nutrition and environmental protection; Biofuel microalgal biomass as a new generation of feed and food; Global biofortification of staple crops to fight against “hidden” hunger
Graduate Fields: Animal Science, International Agriculture & Rural Development, Microbiology, Nutrition, Public Affairs Areas of Interest: Ruminant nutrition, rumen microbiology, nutritional and environmental modeling