Prof Anja Joachim

EBVS® European Veterinary Specialist in Parasitology

Research interests in the context of the Project• Parasites and arthropod vectors of pathogens in Austria: distribution and improvement of control strategies Education:
2001 Habilitation in veterinary parasitology, Tierärztl. Hochschule Hannover
1992 - 1994 Tierärztl. Hochschule Hannover, PhD (Dr med. vet.) in Parasitology
1987 - 1992 Tierärztl. Hochschule Hannover, Diploma course in Veterinary Medicine
Employment:
since 2003 Appointed Professor for Parasitology, Head of the Institute of Parasitology,University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna
2001 - 2003 Senior Scientist and Lecturer at the University of Leipzig, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Institute of Parasitology
1999 - 2001 Recipient of a Habilitation Scholarship of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG; German Research Council) at the Institute of Parasitology, Tierärztl. Hochschule Hannover
Appointed Memberships:
since 2011 President of the Austrian Society of Tropical Medicine and Parasitology
since 2009: Member of the Editorial Board of Parasitology Research
2009 - 2012 President of the European Veterinary Parasitology College
2008 - 2011 Director and Treasurer of the European Scientific Counsel Companion Animal Parasites (ESCCAP) since 2003 de facto Diplomate of the European Veterinary Parasitology College
Awards:
1999 Habilitation Scholarship of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (German Research Council)
1996 Postdoctoral Fellowship of the Karl-Enigk-Foundation
1996 Postdoctoral Visiting Researcher Fellowship at the Danish Centre for Experimental Parasitology, Copenhagen
Publications:
To date, Anja Joachim has published 160 peer-reviewed articel (January 2017)