Eridia Pacheco

Eridia Pacheco

Unit
Animal Biology Graduate Group Student


Bio

Major Professor: Jason Watters
Home Department: Animal Science

Education

  • Ph.D. Animal Biology in progress
  • M.S. Animal Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • B.S. Animal Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Research interests
Animal welfare, animal behavior, welfare assessment in zoos.

Publications
Watters, J.V., Krebs, B. L., Pacheco, E. (in press). Measuring Welfare Through Behavioral Observations and Adjusting It With Dynamic Environments In A.B. Kaufman (Ed.), Scientific Foundations of Zoos and Aquariums. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press.

Pacheco, E., Salak-John, J.L. (2016) Social Status Affects Welfare Metrics of Group-Housed Gestating Sows. J Vet Res Ani busb 1(1):103.