Docteur en médecine vétérinaire, maîtrise en production et santé animales tropicales, chargé de cours Université de Liège.
Médecine vétérinaire, agronomie (zootechnie), biologie (biodiversité); Afrique (Sénégal, Bénin, RD Congo, Niger, Algérie, Congo-Brazaville), Amérique du Sud (Pérou, Bolivie), Asie (Vietnam, Chine)

Jean-Luc Hornick is professor at the Faculty of veterinary medicine from University of Liège (ULiège), Belgium, and member of the FARAH research center of the same faculty.  

He is a fellow member of the Royal Academy for Overseas Sciences (RAOS) since 2017.

Doctor in veterinary medicine (ULiège), he holds a postgraduate diploma in tropical veterinary medicine (ITM, Antwerp), a postgraduate diploma in animal production (ULiège), a PhD in veterinary science (ULiège), and two certificates (radioprotection, FELASA).

His research topics include animal nutrition, especially as driver for animal production in a context of food security, and identification and characterisation of non conventional feed resources.

He is co-author of more than 600 scientific papers (136 reported on Scopus). His experience abroad includes short stays in various countries of Africa, South of America and Asia, and different research and teaching activities oversea (Algeria, Benin, Bolivia, Burkina Faso, Chad, Congo Brazzaville, DR Congo, Gabon, Ivory Coast, Morocco, Niger, Peru, Senegal, Vietnam).       

Key publications

Ngama, S., Bindelle, J., Poulsen, J. R., Hornick, J. L., Linden, A., Korte, L., Doucet, J.L. & Vermeulen, C. (2019). Do topography and fruit presence influence occurrence and intensity of crop-raiding by forest elephants (Loxodonta africana cyclotis)?. Plos one14(3), e0213971.

Agbokounou, A. M., Ahounou, G. S., Karim, I. Y. A., Mensah, G. A., Koutinhouin, B., & Hornick, J. L. (2017). Effect of cow colostrum on the performance and survival rate of local newborn piglets in Benin Republic. Tropical animal health and production49(2), 287-294.

Oanh, C. N., Taminiau, B., Kim, D. P., Daube, G., Van, G. N., Bindelle, J., Fall, P.A, Ton, V.D. & Hornick, J. L. (2020). Effect of increasing levels of rice distillers’ by-product on growth performance, nutrient digestibility, blood profile and colonic microbiota of weaned piglets. Asian-Australasian journal of animal sciences33(5), 788.

Chebli, Y., Otmani, S. E., Chentouf, M., Hornick, J. L., Bindelle, J., & Cabaraux, J. F. (2020). Foraging behavior of goats browsing in Southern Mediterranean forest rangeland. Animals10(2), 196.

Moula, N., Scippo, M. L., Douny, C., Degand, G., Dawans, E., Cabaraux, J. F., Hornick, J.L., Medigo, R.C., Leroy, P., Francis, F. & Detilleux, J. (2018). Performances of local poultry breed fed black soldier fly larvae reared on horse manure. Animal Nutrition4(1), 73-78.


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