• Identification of novel resistances to Potato Cyst Nematodes from Solanum species
  • Improving knowledge of known resistance genes against Potato Cyst Nematodes

Past research

  • 2022 – Present: Molecular PCN Resistance Researcher, The James Hutton Institute
  • 2019 – 2021: Postdoctoral Researcher, Diane Saunders Group (The John Innes Centre, Norwich):
    Investigating variation within wheat rusts, especially yellow rust.
  • 2015 – 2019: PhD at NIAB-EMR and the University of Reading
    Thesis title: Pathogenomics of Phytophthora fragariae, the causal agent of strawberry red core disease


Prior to appointment