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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
Zoo Animals Medicine & Life Sciences
human-animal relations Agriculture & Biology
animal welfare Agriculture & Biology
Primates Agriculture & Biology
animals Agriculture & Biology
animal behavior Agriculture & Biology

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Research Output 2002 2019

zoo animals
animal welfare
animal housing
1 Citation (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
1 Citation (Scopus)

Measuring the Strength of Human–Animal Bonds in Zoos

Hosey, G., Birke, L., Shaw, W. S. & Melfi, V., 4 May 2018, In : Anthrozoos. 31, 3, p. 273-281 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalJournal Article

human-animal relations

The importance of HAIs, HARs and HABs

Melfi, V. & Hosey, G., 2018, Anthrozoology: Human-Animal Interactions in Domesticated and Wild Animals. Oxford University Press, p. 142

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

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