PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Margrethe Brantsæter, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (VET) will defend her PhD thesis «Effects of the rearing period and the production phase of fear-related responses in adult laying hens» on 24 November, 2017.
Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
«Improving laying hen welfare: selective breeding, environmental modification or regulation?»
Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Friday 24 November, 2017
Trial lecture: 09.15
Public defense: 11.15
The Festival Hall (3rd floor, main building)
NMBU Campus Adamstuen
First opponent: Doctor Bryan Jones, Edinburgh, Scotland
Second opponent: Professor Tina M. Widowski, Department of Animal Biosciences, University of Guelph, Canada
Committee coordinator: Professor Ruth Newberry, Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, Faculty of Bioscience, NMBU
Professor Andrew Michael Janczak, Department of Production Animal Clinical Sciences, NMBU
Professor Randi Oppermann Moe, Department of Production Animal Clinical Sciences, NMBU
Associate Professor Janicke Nordgreen, Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, NMBU
The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.
Thesis number 2017:48, ISSN: 1894-6402, ISBN:978-82-575-1997-1.