Section of Ethology and Animal Welfare
Head of Section: Elin Spangenberg, tel. 018-671624.
Our section is located in Uppsala.
Here you can find a list of employees working at the section.
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.