Current Doctoral Candidates and Postdoctoral Fellows

Panagiotis Ballas, DVM
ballasp(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Clinical Unit for Herd Health Management in Ruminants, and Institute for Microbiology

Principal supervisors: Marc Drillich and Monika Ehling-Schulz

Research project: Deciphering the role of the opportunistic pathogens Bacillus pumilus and Streptococcus uberis in bovine postpartum uterine infections

Teresa Beyer, Mag.med.vet.
beyert(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Centre for Artificial Insemination and ET

Principal supervisor: Christine Aurich
Research project: Luteal insufficiency in early equine pregnancy

Claudia Binder, Mag.med.vet.
binderc(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Division for Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Andrology

Principal supervisor: Jörg Aurich
Research project: Contraception in cats – surgical approaches and pathological findings

Camille Gautier, MSc, PhD
gautierc(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Centre for Artificial Insemination and ET and Division for Obstetrics, Gynaecology and Andrology

Principal supervisors: Christine Aurich and Jörg Aurich
Research project: Spermatogenesis and testicular downregulation in stallions    

Amir Goharshahi
goharshahim(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Clinical Unit for Herd Health Management in Ruminants

Principal supervisors: Marc Drillich and Michael Iwersen
Research project: Validation of an accelerometer to predict calf diarrhoea

Martim Kaps, Mag.med.vet.
kapsm(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Centre for Artificial Insemination and ET

Principal supervisor: Christine Aurich
Research project: Inhibition of ovarian cyclicity in mares    

Anne Lutzer. Mag.med.vet.
lutzera(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Graf Lehndorff Institute

Principal supervisor: Christina Nagel
Research project: Artificial light programmes and the timing of equine parturition

Maria Melchert, Mag.med.vet.
melchertm(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Graf Lehndorff Institute

Principal supervisor: Christina Nagel
Research project: Stress effects on the onset and progress of equine parturition

Carolina Okada, MVSvc
okadac(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Centre for Artificial Insemination and ET

Principal supervisor: Christine Aurich
Research project: Effect of reduced luteal function on conceptus development in mares

Javier Pérez Quesada, Mag.med.vet.
perezj(at)staff.vetmeduni.ac.at
Centre for Artificial Insemination and ET

Principal supervisor: Christine Aurich
Research project: Enhancing neonatal adaptation in foals

Nasrin Ramezanigardaloud
11744133(at)students.vetmeduni.ac.at
Clinical Unit for Herd Health Management in Ruminants

Principal supervisors: Marc Drillich and Daniela Klein-Jöbstl
Research project: The early detection of calf respiratory diseases by use of accelerometers