Banchgize Getie Temesgen

Banchgize Getie Temesgen
WIT Award Year: 2014
Organization: University of Sydney
Country: Ethiopia

Temesgen is a PhD student at the University of Sydney, Plant Breeding Institute, Australia, focused on cereal rust pathology and genetics.  She received her MSc from Haramaya University, Ethiopia in 2009. Temesgen’s research focuses on identification and characterization of resistance genes to wheat rust pathogens using genetic studies and molecular markers.