The Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources

The Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources (FAFR) was established under this name in year 2002 by renaming the Faculty of Agronomy. Historically, it is a successor to the Branch of Agricultural Engineering in Košice established in 1946. Scientific research activities of the FAPZ are focused primarily on the maximum use of knowledge and perspective orientations of aerobiology, food resources and the environment in Slovak conditions.

The faculty prepares specialists in the development, utilization, protection and recovery of food sources of plant and animal origin through the development and application of biological, ecological, technical and economic principles of functionality and knowledge of sustainable agro-ecosystems.

The faculty consists of 16 departments:

Department of Animal Nutrition

Department of Human Nutrition

Department of Sustainable Agriculture and Herbology

Department of Grassland Ecosystems and Forage Crops

Department of Animal Husbandry

Department of Crop Production

Department of Veterinary Sciences

Department of Soil Science

Department of Plant Protection

Department of Poultry Science and Small Farm Animals

Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding

Department of Plant Physiology

Department of Environment and Zoology Studies

Department of Botany

Department of Agrochemistry and Plant Nutrition

Department of Genetics and Animal Breeding Biology

The Faculty houses the Centre of Excellence for Agrobiodiversity Conservation and Use founded from Structural Funds of the European Union.

Academic officials:

Dean

doc. Ing. PETER ONDRIŠÍK, PhD.

E-mail: peter.ondrisik@uniag.sk

Vice- deans

doc. Ing. IVAN ČERNÝ, PhD. Vice- dean for Development

E-mail: ivan.cerny@uniag.sk

oc. Ing. MILAN ŠIMKO, PhD. Vice- dean for Education

E-mail: milan.simko@uniag.sk

Ing. JÁN GAŽO, PhD. Vice- dean for International Affairs

E-mail: jan.gazo@uniag.sk

doc. Ing. KAMIL HUDEC, PhD. Vice- dean for Research

E-mail: kamil.hudec@uniag.sk

Chairman of Academic Senate

doc. Ing.JURAJ CANDRÁK, PhD.

E-mail: juraj.candrak@uniag.sk

 

Contact person

Ing. JÁN GAŽO, PhD. Vice- dean for International Affairs

E-mail: jan.gazo@uniag.sk

Tel.: +421/37/6414245

Ing. Eva Demjanová, PhD., Department of International Affairs

E-mail: eva.demjanova@uniag.sk

Tel.: +421/37/6415860

 

Faculty Scientific Journals:

Acta fytotechnica et zootechnica

Agrochemistry