Bourgeois Lüthi Nancy
FunktionLecturer and researcher in international livestock systems
|Ongoing||Postgraduate Studies in Livestock Health and Production at the Royal Veterinary College (RVC), University of London|
|2007-2010||M.Sc. in Agribusiness for Development at the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine and School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London|
|1990-1993||B.Sc. in Animal Production at the Swiss College of Agriculture, Switzerland|
Experiences and Positions
|Since 2013||Lecturer and researcher at the School of Agricultural, Forest and Food Sciences|
|2006-2014||Senior research consultant in livestock production and value chains for Agronomes et Vétérinaires sans Frontières, CIAT, ACIAR, AED/FHI360) in Laos and other countries of the Greater Mekong sub-region (Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand)|
|1998-2006||Consultant in livestock production and research (Oxfam Québec, Agronomes et Vétérinaires sans Frontières, FAO, CIAT) in Vietnam|
Project manager and technical adviser at the national dairy cattle and horse breeding project for Helvetas in Bumthang, Bhutan
Researcher at the Jakar-Renewable Natural Resources Research Centre for Helvetas in Bumthang, Bhutan
|1994||Field researcher in the Participatory Integrated Watershed Development Project, Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation (SDC) in the Deccan Plateau, Karnataka State, India|
|1993-1994||Assistant researcher in bovine nutrition at Agroscope Liebefeld-Posieux, Switzerland|
Areas of competence
- Research: over 20 years experience as a consultant or an associate researcher in applied research in livestock breeding, nutrition, health, economics and policy in Switzerland, India, Bhutan and the Greater Mekong Sub-Region (GMS).
- Value chain analysis: ten years experience as a consultant in livestock (cattle, buffalo, horses, poultry, and swine) value chains in the GMS. Regularly invited (by OIE, CIAT, ACIAR) at workshops and consulted as an expert in cross-border commercial movements of cattle and buffaloes in the GMS.
- Sub-sector analysis: strong experience in regional and national livestock or animal related sub-sector analysis (dairy cattle, horses, goats, poultry, freshwater fish farming, animal vaccines, and wildlife trade) in the GMS, Vietnam, Laos, Bhutan and India.
- Project Management: three years experience as a manager and technical adviser of a national cattle and horse breeding project in Bhutan.