The National Research Institute of Animal Production in Kraków-Balice, founded in 1950, is the largest institute in the agricultural sector serving the whole country. The Institute is engaged in research and development work, which comprises the breeding of all species of farm animals and the entirety of animal production issues.
About the Institute
- Director of the National Research Institute of Animal Production:
- prof. dr hab. Eugeniusz Herbut
- Deputy Director for Scientific Affairs:
- prof. dr hab. Robert Eckert
The Scientific Board of the National Research Institute of Animal Production for the years 2015-2019 consists of 30 people, including:
- 21 researchers and scientific research workers of the Institute
- 9 people from beyond the Institute
On the basis of Article 30 Paragraph 5 of the Act on research institutes (Journal of Laws of 2010, no 96, item 618, as amended), the Scientific Board of the Institute is also composed of Director and Deputy Director for Scientific Affairs. According to the Article 30 Paragraph 5 of the Act on research institutes in fine, the aforementioned are not numbered among the people specified in the Institute’s statute.
SECTION OF SCIENCE: Department of Animal Genetics and Breeding, Department of Animal Genetic Resources Conservation, Department of Animal Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics, Department of Animal Reproduction Biotechnology, Department of Animal Nutrition and Feed Science, Department of Technology, Ecology and Economics of Animal Production, The Laboratory of Genomics, Doctoral Studies
SECTION OF MANAGEMENT
SECTION OF RESEARCH INFRASTUCTURE