11 Dec - PhD Defence Siri Furre (IHA)

PhD degree – Trial Lecture and Public Defence
Siri Furre, Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences will defend her PhD thesis: "Genetic analyses of performance traits in the Nordic riding horse populations and the possibilities of future joint genetic evaluation", on 11 December 2015.

11 Dec - PhD Defence Siri Furre (IHA)

Norwegian title of thesis:
"
Genetiske analyser av prestasjonsegenskaper i de nordiske ridehestpopulasjonene og muligheter for felles avlsverdivurdering"

English title of thesis:
"
Genetic analyses of performance traits in the Nordic riding horse populations and the possibilities of future joint genetic evaluation"

Prescribed subject of the trial lecture:
"
Development of horse breeding in times of structural changes and accessibility of genomic technology"

Time and place for the trial lecture and the public defence:
Friday, December 11th at 12:15
Auditorium H109, Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences

Evaluation committee:
First opponent: Scientist Dr. Kathrin Friederike Stock, Vit-Vereinigte Informationssysteme Tierhalten, Germany
Second opponent: Associate Professor Bart Ducro, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
Coordinator: Professor Gunnar Klemetsdal, Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, NMBU

Supervisors:
Professor Odd Vangen, Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, NMBU (Main supervisor)
Researcher Dr. Bjørg Heringstad, Department of Animal and Aquacultural Sciences, NMBU (Co-supervisor)
Professor emeritus Jan Philipsson, Swedish Agricultural University (Co-supervisor)

The doctoral thesis is available for public review at the NMBU library.
Thesis number 2015:99 ISSN 1894-6402 ISBN 978-82-575-1332-0.

Published 27. november 2015 - 12:54 - Updated 8. desember 2015 - 17:04