Christian Maltecca

Department of Animal Science

North Carolina State University

Box 7621, Raleigh, NC 27695-7621


Phone:        ++1 (919) 515-0812

Fax:            ++1 (919) 515-6884

Education background:

University of Wisconsin-Madison        PhD    2008     Dairy Science

Universitá degli studi di Milano            PhD    2005    Animal Science

Universitá degli studi di Milano            BS      2000    Animal Science

60% Research, 40% Teaching

My work is aimed at the Improvement of economically relevant traits in livestock through breeding and genomic. I’m particularly interested in the Investigation of health and fitness traits in both dairy and swine. 

List of publications   List of funded projects


Teaches courses in Animal Breeding, Genetics and Genomics.