Dr Arrigo Moro

M.Sc., PhD



Arrigo is a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and a beekeeper with more than 15 years of expertise in the professional sector. He completed his PhD at the Institute of Bee Health in Bern, Switzerland, focusing on populations of honey bees that survive Varroa destructor by means of natural selection. He is now a Post-Doc researcher at the University of Galway working on the wild and surviving honey bee colonies of Ireland. He is also the co-founder of Honey Bee Watch, an international project and coalition for the study of wild honey bee colonies.