Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Gaziosmanpaşa University, Tokat
Dr. Arda Yildirim presently working as an Assoc.Prof. Dr. in the Department of Animal Science, Faculty of Agriculture, Gaziosmanpaşa University, Tokat, Turkey. In 1995, he acquired his B.Sc. degree in Animal Science and worked as a research assistant in the Institute of Nature and Applied Sciences, Ondokuz Mayıs University between 1996-1998. In 1998, he successfully completed M.Sc. thesis (Possibilities of using cottonseed meal in place of soybean Meal in quail ration) and in 2002, also graduated Ph.D. thesis (Effects of probiotics, prebiotics and organic acids supplementation to the broiler diets on performance and small intestinal and its microbiological characteristics) in the Institute of Nature and Applied Sciences, Ondokuz Mayıs University.
In 2003, he has been appointed as Assistant Professor, Animal Husbandry and Health program, Şarkışla Aşık Veysel Vocational College, Cumhuriyet University. He has attended 35 International/National conferences in Turkey and abroad. He has reviewed over 140 peer-reviewed articles and he is currently serving on the editorial boards of several academic journals. His research focused on Feeds and Animal Nutrition. He has over seventy research publications in reputable local and international journals. He is a member of Animal Nutrition Science Association, Ankara University Faculty of Veterinary Medicine Animal Nutrition and Nutritional Diseases.