Joanna Risk

Joanna Risk
WIT Award Year: 2012
Organization: CSIRO
Country: Australia

Risk is a post-doctoral fellow under the leadership of Dr. Evans Lagudah at the CSIRO Plant Industry in Canberra, Australia. Her research is characterizing the quantitative and durable multi-pathogen resistance gene; Lr34/Yr18/Pm38. She earned her PhD at the University of Otago, New Zealand in the regulation in flowering time in Arabidopsis.