Section of Ethology and Animal Welfare

Last changed: 07 May 2024

Our research contributes to increased knowledge about animal behaviour and animal welfare, focusing on domestic species. Current research includes the areas positive welfare, cognition and emotional states, human-animal interactions, social behaviour, welfare assessment and animal welfare epidemiology. We are active in teaching in ethology and teaching in animal welfare. We have an international and multidisciplinary research environment. 


Head of Section: Helena Röcklinsberg, tel. 018-671610.

Our section is located in Uppsala.