Associate Professor Joerg Henning

Assoc Professor in Vet Epidemiology

School of Veterinary Science
Faculty of Science
+61 7 54601 846


Dr Joerg Henning is an Associate Professor in Veterinary Epidemiology at the School of Veterinary Science and the International Student Mentor and Recruitment Coordinator for the BVSc program. He has over 15 years of research experience in epidemiology and biostatistics with a focus on international animal health. He was the main operational scientist in research projects in Myanmar, Vietnam and Indonesia. He also worked as a consultant for organisations such as the FAO, World Bank, ILRI and others. His research interests included zoonotic diseases such as Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N1, infectious diseases and management of poultry, attitudes and behaviours of small-scale farmers, extension programs to improve livestock health and the spatial analysis of wildlife and livestock health data. A key focus of Dr Joerg Henning’s research is to identify sustainable and acceptable interventions to improve the livelihoods of small-scale farmers in developing countries.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Massey University
  • Graduate Dipl Epidemiology, Berlin
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine, Berlin


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  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

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  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Veterinary Clinical Sci — Associate Advisor

  • Doctor Veterinary Clinical Sci — Associate Advisor

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