BSc (Massey University, New Zealand).
PhD (Plant Biotechnology. University of Nottingham, UK).
Research interests & activities
As the Science Team Leader for the Animal Health Team and the Plant Biotechnology Team I provide administrative oversight for the Teams, as well as having scientific input into the various research projects underway.
- Livestock production and welfare and its reciprocal relationship with the management of animal health and welfare.
- Plant biotechnology for increased biomass and energy content, and reduced environmental impact.
- Development of drug resistance, and subsequent reversion.