Maria V. Rørvang
Assistant Communications Officer (2022-2026)
Maria Vilain Rørvang is a researcher at Department of Biosystems and Technology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden in the area of Animal-adapted housing systems. She has a BSc in Biology, a MSc in Animal Science and a PhD in Animal Behaviour and Stress Biology all from Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark. In her role as a researcher at SLU Maria teaches BSc, MSc and PhD level courses, supervises students, and communicates research at various levels in addition to conducting research. Her research focus is in particular understanding the perceptual and cognitive capacities of domestic animals, which ultimately can improve housing systems and management, as well as enhance the enjoyment of humans and animals working/living together.