Senior researcher Wageningen UR Livestock Research
Kees van Reenen (Bedum, 1961) studied zootechnics in Wageningen at the institution then known as Wageningen Agricultural University. He conducted his research at the Department of Livestock Research of the present-day Wageningen University and Research Centre (Wageningen UR) in cooperation with the Department of Behavioural Physiology at the University of Groningen. Van Reenen will be awarded a PhD in Mathematics and Natural Sciences. His research was supervised by Prof. J.M. Koolhaas (University of Groningen) and Prof. H.J. Blokhuis (Uppsala University, Sweden). His thesis is entitled: Identifying temperament in dairy cows. A longitudinal approach.