Association/Company: Università degli studi di Udine
Full Professor of Zooculture (SSD AGR20) belonging to the Department of Agro-Food, Environmental and Animal Sciences of the University of Udine, section of Aquaculture and Faunal Resources. He directs the School of Specialization for Veterinarians in “Breeding, Hygiene, Pathology of Aquatic Species and Control of Derivative Products” since 2008.
He teaches Sustainable Aquaculture, Nutrition and Feeding of Aquatic Animals, Poultry and Rabbit in the three-year and master’s degree courses and in the Specialization School of the Agro-Veterinary area of the University of Udine. He was Professor of Aquaculture Nutrition in the Master of Sciences in Aquaculture, of the University of Ghent (Belgium).
He is also a member of the teaching council of the PhD in “Agricultural Sciences and Biotechnologies” of the University of Udine. Scientific manager of projects on a competitive basis in the EU, national (AGER-2, Sushin) and regional fields. is essentially aimed at studies and research on topics related to Aquaculture, Nutrition and Feeding of aquatic organisms and the quality of Aquaculture productions; he has resulted in about 200 works of a prevalently experimental nature, published in specialized journals or presented at national and international conferences.