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Erik Jørgensen

Senior Researcher

Profile photoErik Jørgensen
Senior Researcher
Department of Animal Science
Blichers Allé 20
D20, 3113
8830 Tjele
Denmark
Email: erik.jorgensen@anis.au.dk
Phone: +4587158009
Web: https://pure.au.dk/portal/en/persons/erik-joergensen(dc55406b-7617-4e9a-9e20-d93ead96be05).html

Profile

Chief scientist at the Biometric Research Unit, Research Centre Foulum with special interest in Management Information Systems in Pig Production. The research is mainly carried out within the framework of DINA,Danish Informatics Network in the Agricultural Sciences.

Main Research Areas
Information system for pig producers. Utility value of informations. Simulation models for reproduction and behavioural traits in sow herds and growth models for slaughter pigs. Optimization of culling strategies for sows and delivery strategy for slaughter pigs. Systems for herd monitoring. Statistical methods for behavioural studies.

H-index

Web of Science: 18
Google Scholar: 23
Scopus: 18

Curriculum Vitae

Education

1982: MSc. in agricultural science. The Royal Vet. and Agricultural University, Copenhagen
1985: PhD in agricultural science. The Royal Vet. and Agricultural University, Copenhagen

 

Positions

1982: Research assistant at the National Institute of Animal Science. Dep. of Research in Pigs and Horses. 


1982-1985: PhD stipendiate at the Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen

1985: Research assistant at National Institute of Animal Science. Dep. of Research in Pigs and Horses.


1985-1995: Chief Scientist, National Institute of Animal Science. Dep. of Research in Pigs and Horses.


1995-1997: Chief Scientist, Danish Institute of Plant Science. Dep. of Biometry and Informatics.


1998-2006: Chief Scientist, Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences, in the biometric research unit recently renamed "Statistics and Decision Analysis" with different department affiliations, currently Department of Genetics and Biotechnology.


2007-2011: Chief Scientist, Faculty of Agricultural Sciences, University of Aarhus research unit for "Statistics and Decision Analysis" at the Department of Genetics and Biotechnology.

 

2007-2011: Chief Scientist, Animal Science, University of Aarhus