Academia Association

The BSAS Academia Association is made up of higher education establishments, universities and colleges involved in any area of animal science.

If you are a member of the AA then please login to the members area (top right) to access the AA home page.


Advantages of Academia Association membership

  • BSAS sponsorship of an annual visit from an external speaker (UK based) for each AA member.
  • Annual attendance by a BSAS councillor (or AA chair) and prize sponsorship at an internal event / conference held by each member.
  • Priority access to BSAS workshops and training events – early bird email from BSAS Office.
  • Presence within a one-stop shop for Industry to identify academic partners:  the AA-IA Members only section of the website holds the information asked for by the IA members to allow them to identify universities fitting their needs.
  • Individual mentoring of early career researchers by partnering with eminent/ senior members of BSAS (0ften past Presidents).
  • Membership of a powerful & single voice to lobby or inform government policy.
  • Easy establishment of a contact network for collaborative funding bids.
  • Practical support from the BSAS Executive to utilise BSAS knowledge dissemination routes (Animal Science forum at Livestock Event, Animal Bytes, Animal Journal etc) in teaching dissemination skills to students.
  • Easy and non-public access to industry contacts and details on company interests and specialisms.
  • AA awards for undergraduate and postgraduate members

Chair of the Academia Association is Jos Houdijk contact



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