Prof. dr. ir. Geert Janssens

Prof. Geert Janssens is head of the lab, and is teaching animal nutrition to the veterinary students.

Research focuses most on the role of intestinal events on metabolic traits, nutritional modulation of energy homeostasis, and micromineral-related physiology. He appreciates the added value of comparative nutrition, involving species from throughout the animal kingdom within both wild and domesticated animals.

He is president of the European Society of Veterinary and Comparative Nutrition until September 2016