Crop Science Centre

Driven by impact, fuelled by excellence

Our staff

The Centre focuses around three key pillars of research activity:
Nutrition, Pests and Diseases, and Photosynthesis

Head of the Crop Breeding Technologies group
Crop breeding technologies
Administrative Assistant
Research support
Director of Cambridge Crop Research, NIAB

Head of Plant-Parasite Interactions Group
Plant-parasitic interactions
Research Facilities Manager
Research support
NIAB Director and Chief Executive Officer

Group leader in crop physiology at NIAB
HR Coordinator
Research support
PhD student
Cereal symbioses
PhD student in the Cereal Symbiosis group
Communications Coordinator
Research support
Head of the Plant Nutrition and Signalling Group
Nutrient perception and capture
Ji Zhou 2018-present, Pool of experts and invited committee member for BBSRC Committee B; interview panellist for UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) projects; 2019-presnt, Fellow of the Royal Society of Biology (FRSB), UK; 2018-presnt, board member for the PhenomU
Head of Data Sciences at NIAB
Head of the crop pathogen immunity research group
Crop pathogen immunity
Impact manager
Research support
Graduate researcher
Cereal symbioses
Post-doc researcher
Sustainable crop nutrition
Crop Science Centre Director and Russell R Geiger Professor of Crop Science
Sustainable crop nutrition
Professor of Plant Molecular Genetics, University of Cambridge
Cereal symbioses
PhD student in the Cereal Symbiosis group
Early career scientist
Sustainable crop nutrition
Post-doctoral researcher
Cereal symbioses
Harvest co-ordinator
Sustainable crop nutrition
Research fellow
Plant-parasitic interactions