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Title WIAS3 Wageningen Institute of Animal Sciences
Period 01 / 2005 - 12 / 2011
Status Current
Research number OND1317037

Abstract

WIAS combines the research efforts of twelve groups at Wageningen University. WIAS scientific staff consists of about 60 faculty members, of which 16 are full-time or part-time professors. There are about 16 postdocs. More than one hundred PhD students are enrolled. About 80% of them are externally funded and 50% are international PhD students. Twenty researchers of the Contract Research Organisation of the Animal Sciences Group of Wageningen UR are associated members. The WIAS mission statement: The graduate school WIAS aims to improve our understanding of animals and their various roles for mankind through fundamental and strategic research and training of young researchers.

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A22000 Animal husbandry
A84200 Education
D22600 Zoology

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