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Juan Altarriba Farran Edit Profile

educator , Geneticist , researcher , Veterinarian

Juan Altarriba Farran, Spanish geneticist, educator, veterinarian, researcher. License Veterinary University Zaragoza, 1973. Recipient Ignacio Biescas award, National Association Rasa Aragonesa Breed, 2004; grantee, Coris Gruart Foundation, 1977, Juan March Foundation, 1978; scholar, Ministry of Education and Science Spain, 1974-1976.

Background

Farran, Juan Altarriba was born on January 17, 1951 in Espluga de Francolí, Tarragona, Spain. Son of Juan Altarriba Piñol and Julia Farran Izquierdo.

Education

Bachelor, Faculty Veterinary Sciences, Zaragoza, Spain, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Faculty Veterinary Sciences, Zaragoza, Spain, 1976.

Career

Assistant professor University Zaragoza, 1977—1984, associate professor, 1985—2005, professor, since 2006, department head genetics and animal breeding, since 2004. Member journal science committee Revista portuguesa de Zootecnia, Vila Real, Portugal, since 1992, Archivos de Zootecnia, Córdoba, since 1985. Advisor National Association Pirenaica Breed, Pamplona, Spain, since 1989, National Association Rasa Aragonesa Breed, Zaragoza, since 1997, Association Raza Navarra Breed, Pamplona, since 1998.

Assessor research projects Spanish Agency Research Evaluation, Madrid, since 1995. Vice dean Faculty Veterinary Sciences University Zaragoza, 1992—1998.

Achievements

  • License Veterinary University Zaragoza, 1973.

Membership

Corresponding member Academy Veterinary Sciences Catalonia, Barcelona, 1984. Member of Spanish Society Animal Science (associate), Spanish Society Genetics (associate), American Society Animal Science (associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, bricolage.

Connections

Married Carmen García Sarret, December 16, 1978. Children: Julia Altarriba García, Mireia Altarriba García, Carmen Altarriba García.

father:
Juan Altarriba Piñol

mother:
Julia Farran Izquierdo

spouse:
Carmen García Sarret

child:
Julia Altarriba García Farran

child:
Mireia Altarriba García Farran

child:
Carmen Altarriba García Farran