Professor Diane Mather

Professor - Plant Breeding and Genetics
Professor Diane Mather
  Org Unit School of Agriculture, Food and Wine
  Email diane.mather@adelaide.edu.au
  Telephone +61 8 8313 7156
  Location Floor/Room 1 21 ,  Plant Genomics Centre ,   Waite

Current position:

  • JAT Mortlock Chair in Crop Improvement  School of Agriculture, Food and Wine, University of Adelaide

Previous positions:

  • Deputy Head (Research), School of Agriculture, Food and Wine, University of Adelaide,, 2015-2016
  • Program Leader (New Molecular Technologies), Molecular Plant Breeding Cooperative Research Centre, 2005-2007
  • Professor, Department of Plant Science, McGill University, 2002-2004
  • Associate Dean (Research), Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, McGill University, 1997-2004
  • Associate Professor, Department of Plant Science, McGill University, 1994 to 2002
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Plant Science, McGill University, 1988 to 1994
  • Guest Research Fellow (Danish Government Scholar), Agricultural Research Department, Risoe National Laboratory, Denmark, 1982-83
  • Quality Control Supervisor (hybrid seed corn), United Co-operatives of Ontario, Chatham, Ontario, 1978 to 1980

  • Ph.D., Crop breeding and genetics, University of Guelph, Canada
  • M.Sc., Crop breeding and genetics, University of Guelph, Canada
  • B.Sc.(Agr.), Agronomy, McGill University, Canada

  • Genetic analysis in cereal crops
  • Development of molecular markers for cereal breeding
  • Marker-assisted crop breeding

For further details and an up-to-date list of research publications, please see my Researcher Profile at http://researchers.adelaide.edu.au/profile/diane.mather

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Entry last updated: Monday, 9 Jan 2017

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