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Research Committee B

Plants, microbes, food and sustainability

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Core members

  • Professor Philip Gilmartin – University of Hull (Chair)
  • Professor Elizabeth Baggs – University of Edinburgh (Deputy Chair)
  • Professor Mark Banfield – John Innes Centre (Deputy Chair)
  • Professor Dawn Arnold – Harper Adams University
  • Dr Alison Bentley – National Institute of Agricultural Botany
  • Professor Michael Blatt – University of Glasgow
  • Professor Martha Clokie – University of Leicester
  • Dr Susanne Gebhard – University of Bath
  • Professor Daniel Gibbs – University of Birmingham
  • Dr Miriam Gifford – University of Warwick
  • Professor Karen Halliday – University of Edinburgh
  • Dr Robert Hancock – The James Hutton Institute
  • Professor Ian Henderson – University of Cambridge
  • Professor Jane Langdale – University of Oxford
  • Professor Eshwar Mahenthiralingam – Cardiff University
  • Professor Petra Oyston – Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
  • Professor John Runions – Oxford Brookes University
  • Professor Liz Sockett – University of Nottingham
  • Professor Andrew Thompson – Cranfield University
  • Professor Mahmut Tör – University of Worcester
  • Professor Xiangming Xu – East Malling Research

For a list of members who attended the last three meetings visit committee and panel – outcomes.

Meeting dates

2019:

  • 12-13 February
  • 22-23 May
  • 25-26 September

2018:

  • 13-14 February
  • 23-24 May
  • 19-20 September

Contact

Research Committee B

Email: ctteebpm@bbsrc.ukri.org.

Last updated: 31 March 2022

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