Prof. Dr. Sandra Goericke-Pesch

Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen

Memberships: European Veterinary Society for Small Animal Reproduction (EVSSAR), European Society for Domestic Animal Reproduction (ESDAR), Academy of Veterinary Education (ATF) e.V. Bonn, Germany

Professional activity:

since 01.10.2013
Associate Professor for Reproduction at the Department of Large Animal Sciences, Section for Veterinary Reproduction and Obstetrics, Copenhagen university, Denmark (permanent position)

01.10.2002 – 25.08.2013
Scientific assistant (BAT IIa/TvH19) at the Clinic for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Andrology of Large and Small Animals with Veterinary Ambulance (KGGA), Justus-Liebig-University, Giessen, Germany – clinical services (large and small animals), supervision of assistants, teaching for students and PhD students. 2008-2013 in charge of the small animal section.

April 2010 – September 2011
Admission to the ProProfessur Projekt, mentoring for female scientists on their way to Professorship; mentor Prof. Dr. Dr. Ralf Einspanier, FU Berlin

01.12.2001 – 30.09.2002
Job shadowing at the KGGA, Prof. Dr. Dr. h. c. mult. Bostedt

07.01. – 28.03.2002
Placement at Bayer AG, Monheim; Germany, Division Animal Health, ressort marketing, portfoliomanagement companion animals (Dr. Norbert Mencke)

01.10.1996 – 22.11.2001
Studies of veterinary medicine at the Justus-Liebig-University, Gießen, Germany (Approbation, result 1.68)

Further professional and academic qualifications:

Habilitation; Dr. habil.: Downregulation of testicular function in the male dog and tom cat: Endocrine and clinical aspects as well as characterisation of downregulation and recrudescence of spermatogenesis following downregulation in the male dog

Diplomate European College of Animal Reproduction (ECAR)

German Diplomate for Animal Reproduction and Biotechnology of Reproduction

Viva voce (Rigorosum); Dr. med. vet.: Light and electron microscopic examinations of stallion semen and biochemical analyses of the seminal plasma

Awards, Prizes won

Winner of the Award of the Dres. Jutta & Georg Bruns-Foundation for innovative Veterinary Medicine 2013

Winner of the poster award of the German Society for small animal medicine of the German Veterinary Society (DGK-DVG)

Winner of the European Veterinary Award of the Schlütersche Verlagsgesellschaft

Special duties:

since 06.07.2013
elected board member of the European Veterinary Society for Small Animal Reproduction (EVSSAR)

35 Original research papers (25 as first author), 18 reviews, 4 book chapters, 1 editorial, 97 abstracts in peer-reviewed international journals