Our team is led by Prof. Dr. Konstanze Krüger.
Konstanze Krüger is a renowned scientist in the field of behaviour and cognition in horses. After completion of her study in veterinary medicine at the LMU Munich she was employed as research assistant at the Institute for Animal Anatomy and Histology of the LMU. A few years later she built up a riding school near Regensburg together with her husband and came back to science in 2004, working for the Institute of Biology, Zoology, of the University Regensburg. Since 2012 she holds a professorship for equine management at Nürtingen-Geislingen University.
Next to teaching and science, Konstanze Krüger attends to the further development of NiL and has contact to scientists all over the world. Amongst others she cooperates with Dr. med. vet. Rupert Palme of the Vetmeduni Vienna who is an expert in the field of stress analysis in animals.