Animal Science Department

Animal Science Department

The Department of Animal Science’s objective is to ensure that Quebec holds a leadership role in the animal science field. By training highly skilled professionals, they promote knowledge transfer and maintain close relationships with various agri-food stakeholders. They aim to develop international partnerships in order to address specific animal production needs.

Teaching and research activities essentially focus on the following disciplines:

  • Food, nutrition and animal physiology
  • Reproductive physiology and biotechnology
  • Meat production and quality
  • Technico-economic management of herds


Contact us

  • Director

    François Richard

  • Reception

    418-656-2131, ext. 402519
    Paul-Comtois Pavilion, Office 4131

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