Department of Veterinary Science,
M.H. Gluck Equine Research Center
Associate Professor

Contact Information


Specializes In:

  • Equine parasitology
  • Diagnostic tests
  • Parasite control programs
  • Anthelmintic resistance


International Experience:

  • Born in Denmark. Faculty at University of Copenhagen prior to relocating to Kentucky.
  • International collaborations with scientists at the Freie Universität of Berlin (Germany), the Ludwig-Maximilians University of Munich (Germany), University of Helsinki (Finland), University of Copenhagen (Denmark), Moredun Research Institute (United Kingdom), University of Calgary (Canada), and AgResearch Grasslands (New Zealand).
  • 13 invited presentations at international conferences.
  • Speaks Danish, English, German, and Icelandic.


Selected Awards:

  • 2009: Young Elite Scientist Award. Danish Research Council, Denmark.
  • 2016: Jes and Clementine Schlaikjer Professorship, Department of Veterinary Science, UK