Cattlemen's College SPeaker

Raluca Mateescu, PhD

Professor of Quantitative Genetics & Geonomics, Dept. of Animal Sciences, University of Florida

Dr. Raluca Mateescu is a Professor of Quantitative Genetics & Genomics in the Department of Animal Sciences at University of Florida. Her research is directed at providing the genomic knowledge and tools the industry needs to respond to 2 challenges: heat stress, expected to increase due to climate change, and consumers’ demand for high quality product with superior nutritive and health value.