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Max-Eyth-Allee 100

14469 Potsdam


Tel. +49 (0)331 5699-0


Coordinating institute


Dr. med. vet. Gundula Hoffmann
Department: Engineering for Livestock Management
Research Scientist
Animal Welfare Officer

Telephone: +49 (0)331 5699 520

Research programs


  • EIP-AGRI Focus Group "Robust & Resilient Dairy Production"
  • Reviewer NWO (The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research)



Curriculum Vitae

Scientific career
since 2008 Scientist at the Leibniz Institute for Agricultural Engineering and Bioeconomy (ATB), Department of Engineering for Livestock Management
2006 - 2008 Scientific employee at the Institute of Agricultural Technology and Biosystems Engineering, Johann Heinrich von Thünen-Institute (vTI) Braunschweig
Title of the project: "Alternative bedding materials for reducing gaseous and particle emissions in horse keeping and preventing respiratory tract diseases"
2004 - 2008 Doctoral thesis at the Institute of Production Engineering and Building Research, German Federal Agricultural Research Centre (FAL), Braunschweig
Title of the dissertation:"Movement activity and stress exposure of horses in discharge husbandry systems with various movement offerings"
1998 - 2004 Study of veterinary medicine at the University of veterinary medicine Hannover

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Leibniz-Institut für Agrartechnik und Bioökonomie e.V. · Max-Eyth-Allee 100 · 14469 Potsdam · Germany · Tel. +49 (0)331 5699 0 · E-mail