Franziska Carolin Wagner

Franziska Carolin Wagner


Anatomie, Tierhygiene
An den Tierkliniken 41-43
04103 Leipzig

Phone: +49 341 97 - 38043
Fax: +49 341 97 - 38029


Research assistant at the Institute of Veterinary Anatomy, Histology and Embryology

Research focus:

Motion analysis with e. g. biplane high-speed fluorescence kinematography and optoelectronic techniques

PhD thesis:

Investigations on strain of the equine superficial digital flexor tendon with biplane high-speed fluoroscopy

(supervisors: Prof. Dr. C. K. W. Mülling, Prof. Dr. P. Böttcher)


Professional career

  • 05/2015 - 01/2018
    Research assistant for "FluoKin" at the University Small Animal Clinic
  • 11/2015 - 03/2021
    Veterinarian at a small animal practice
  • 04/2016 - 04/2017
    Research assistant at the Max Planck Weizmann Center for Integrative Archaeology and Anthropology
  • since 02/2018
    Research assistant for "FluoKin" at the Institute of Veterinary Anatomy, Histology and Embryology
  • 06/2022 - 11/2022
    Post-Doc Studies at the University of Copenhagen


  • 10/2009 - 05/2015
    Study of Veterinary Medicine at the University of Leipzig
  • 10/2013 - 03/2015
    Scholarship from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research and Boehringer Ingelheim
  • 03/2018 - 09/2018
    Post-graduate course at the IAVC (International Academy of Veterinary Chiropractic), since then member of the VSC (Veterinary Society of Chiropractic)
  • 06/2015 - 11/2021
    PhD studies at the University of Leipzig, member of the graduate college "Integrated Research in Biomechanics (InteReBio)" of the Research Academy Leipzig

Biomechanical research with a clinical background on the musculoskeletal system, e. g. with biplanar high-speed fluoroscopic kinematography (FluoKin)

Supervision of the anatomical preparation courses for the 2nd, 3rd and 4th semesters

Lectures in veterinary anatomy


  • Dissection Courses

    Teaching of organ systems, neuroanatomy and skeletal system of domestic animals in the 2nd and 3rd semesters

  • Dissection Course "situs"

    Animal-specific anatomy as an in situ presentation in the 4th semester

  • Lectures

    lectures in veterinary anatomy