Graham Pitkin

Glasshouse Services Supervisor
T: +44 (0)344 928 5428 (*)


  • 1984 - HND Applied Biology.
  • 1984 – 1989 Shell Research Ltd, Sittingbourne, Kent.
  • 1989 – 1999 Twygen / Gentech Ltd, Dundee Technology Park.

Areas of Expertise

  • Glasshouse Services Supervisor, in charge of staff of 13 permanent staff plus casuals working in the glasshouses, tunnels and controlled environment facilities. Provide a support service to Scientific Research Projects that require living plant material in controlled growth facilities, so that the research objectives of the Institute can be met.
  • Responsible for weekly, monthly and yearly schedules of production, maintenance and safe disposal of plant material for research and breeding programmes in all areas.