Lorna Pate

Lorna Pate


  • West Mains Road, Kings Buildings, Peter Wilson Building

    EH9 3JG Edinburgh

    United Kingdom


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Research interests

Lorna’s current interests include using a holistic and multidisciplinary approach to improve understanding of how farmers manage their farm businesses.  Understanding the decision choices of farmers and the factors that influence them is central to most of the research that Lorna does.  Related to this other interests include assessing the impact of knowledge exchange programmes, transferring knowledge to “the next generation” and the barriers to uptake of innovations.  Her PhD is using machine learning methodologies to better understand farmers’ antibiotic use. 

Education/Academic qualification

Master, MSc Applied Animal Behaviour and Welfare, University of Edinburgh


Bachelor, BSc (Hons) Animal Science, University of Edinburgh

… → 2009

PhD, Understanding farmer’s antibiotic use on dairy farms , University of Edinburgh

2015 → …


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