Samir is a Ph.D. student under the supervision of professor Dr. Angela Cánovas (UofG) and professor Dr. Joaquim Casellas (Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain). He is working on transmission ratio distortion genomic regions and its association with reproductive traits in beef and dairy cattle.
He obtained his B.Sc. in Agricultural Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia (Spain) and his M.Sc. in Animal Medicine, Healthcare and Improvement from the University of Córdoba (Spain).