January 12, 2023   •   News

PhD Opportunity: Studying the effects of feed additives

Closing date: 26 January 2023

Location: Department of Animal Production and Food Sciences, University of Zaragoza, Spain

The Veterinary Faculty of Zaragoza (Spain) is seeking potential applicants for a pre-doctoral research contract.

The work will focus on developing nutritional strategies based on the use of feed additives (i.e. plant extracts, fatty acids, Immunoglobulins, immuno-modulators, etc.) to optimize the weaning process in ruminants and pigs. This work will imply in vitro and in vivo experiments to determine the effects of these nutritional strategies on the gut microbiota, health and animal performance.

Details of the call are described in the document below: