Animal Science

Dr Susan Robertson

B App Sc (Ag) (Hons), PhD

Senior Lecturer in Ruminant Production
Wagga Wagga
Building 281 Room 205

Susan grew up on a sheep/cropping property near Wagga Wagga, before completing a degree in Agriculture at Charles Sturt University.  After completing a PhD at UNSW where she investigated nutritional management of ewes for wool production, she held a position as livestock officer with the Victorian Department of Primary Industries for several years.  She returned to CSU in 2006 in the position of research fellow in sheep production, which has expanded to include lecturing in sheep production since 2014.  Her research focuses on improving sheep management.  Her current research interests include sheep reproduction, lamb survival, and simulation modelling of farming systems.

Current Projects

  • Novel supplements to improve lamb survival
  • Optimising reproduction from ewes in containment areas

Australian Association of Animal Sciences

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