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Education/Academic qualification

Zoology, PhD, Trinity College, Dublin

Oct 1998Jul 2001

Applied Animal Behaviour and Animal Welfare, MSc, University of Edinburgh

Oct 1996Sep 1997

Agricultural and Food Sciences: Animal Science , BSc, University of Nottingham

Oct 1992Jul 1995

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zoos Agriculture & Biology
zoo animals Agriculture & Biology
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human-animal relations Agriculture & Biology
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animals Agriculture & Biology
animal behavior Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 2002 2019

9 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of regulating zoo visitor-penguin interactions on zoo visitor attitudes

Chiew, S. J., Hemsworth, P. H., Sherwen, S. L., Melfi, V. & Coleman, G. J., 17 Oct 2019, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 10, OCT

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal Article

Open Access
Architectural Accessibility
Zoo Animals
zoo animals
animal welfare
animal housing

“You Can’t Really Hug a Tiger”: Zookeepers and Their Bonds with Animals

Birke, L., Hosey, G. & Melfi, V., 20 Sep 2019, In : Anthrozoos. 32, 5, p. 597-612 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal Article

Panthera tigris
Zoo Animals
3 Citations (Scopus)

Curious creatures: a multi-taxa investigation of responses to novelty in a zoo environment

Hall, B. A., Melfi, V., Burns, A., McGill, D. M. & Doyle, R. E., 8 Mar 2018, In : PeerJ. 6, 19 p., e4454.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal Article

Open Access
Ammotragus lervia
Exploratory Behavior
Macropus rufus

Activities 2018 2018

  • 1 Conference Keynote speech

How to increase and evidence impact in research

Vicky Melfi (Speaker)
23 Jul 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesConference Keynote speech