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Dr. agr. Julia Steinhoff-Wagner


Julia Steinhoff-Wagner  


Postdoc at ITW
PhD in Animal Science, 2010


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Academic career  

2015 - current
Post doctoral fellow at the Institute of Animal Science, Unit Animal Nutrition, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

2013 - 2015
Post doctoral fellow at the Childrens Nutrition Research Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA

2012 - 2013
Post doctoral fellow at the Leibniz Institute of Farm Animal Biology

2010 - 2011
Dummerstorf, Germany and on sabbatical in Alamogordo, NM, USA

2011 - 2012
Doctoral degree, Agriculture, Christian-Albrechts-University, Kiel, Germany

2010 Concentrations
Nutritional Physiology Dissertation: "A Postnatal adaptation of the glucose metabolism in newborn calves is dependent on ontogenesis and colostrum feeding"

Research topics  

Health and welfare of newborn farm animals, protein quality of milk and colostrum, glucose metabolism, amino acid supplementation, intestinal microbiome, thermoregulation, reduction of antibiotic treatments and resistant bacteria

Academic awards  

Maria von Linden Award, University of Bonn, 2017

Postdoctoral Annemarie Schimmel- Award, University of Bonn, 2015

DAAD Reintegration Grant, 2014

Free Registration Award (European Society of Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism), 2012

Congress Participation Grant (German Academic Exchange Service, 2010)

German – France staff exchange program PROCOPE, PPP, German Academic Exchange Service, 2009

Congress Participation Grant, German Academic Exchange Service, 2009


Key publications  

Sadri, H., Steinhoff-Wagner, J., Hammon, H., Bruckmaier, R., Görs, S., Sauerwein, H.: mTOR signaling and ubiquitin proteasome-related gene expression in three different skeletal muscles of colostrum versus formula fed calves (2017). J Dairy Sci. 100: 9428-41.

Steinhoff-Wagner, J., Ilg, Y., Tappe, E.-V., Bögel, F., Lehnert, S., Lehnert, H., Petersen, B.: One Health-Konzepte und ihre Umsetzung – Forschungsprojekte, Hochschulausbildung und Netzwerkinitiativen (2017). ATD 2: 101-104.

Steinhoff-Wagner, J., Columbus, D., Suryawan, A., Nguyen, H.V., Hernandez-Garcia, A., Fiorotto, M., Davis, T.A.: Impact of prolonged leucine supplementation on protein synthesis and lean growth in neonatal pigs (2015). AJP-Endocrinology and Metabolism 309, 6: E601-E610.

Steinhoff-Wagner, J., Schönhusen, U., Zitnan, R., Hudakova, M., Pfannkuche, H., Hammon, H.M.: Ontogenic changes of villus growth, lactase activity, and intestinal glucose transporters in preterm and term born calves with and without prolonged colostrum feeding (2015). PLoS One. 10 (5).

Steinhoff-Wagner, J., Zitnan, R., Schönhusen, U., Pfannkuche, H., Hudakova, M., Metges, C.C., Hammon, H.M.: Diet effects on glucose absorption in the small intestine of neonatal calves: Importance of intestinal mucosal growth, lactase activity, and glucose transporters (2014). J Dairy Sci. 97: 6358-69.



Memberships in Scientific societies:

ASN (American Society for Nutrition) since 2012

ASAS (American Society of Animal Science) since 2012

EAAP (European Federation of Animal Science) since 2012

ResearchGate since 2012

ADSA (American Dairy Science Association) since 2009

GWP (Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaft um das Pferd) since 2005, board member since 2015


Teaching Qualification:

“eTeaching Certificate”, 2015-2018 NRW certified on-the-job teaching program, BZH University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany

“Professional Lecturer in Academia”, 2014-2016 NRW certified on-the-job teaching program, BZH University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany