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People and Careers

Good biotechnologists tend to be people who are very curious. They like to have ideas and solve problems. In this section, meet some of the biotechnologists who are contributing to the sector today.

Click on the individual to find out more about their lives and work.

Professor Lynnette Ferguson is the Director of the Centre for Mutagen Testing, based...

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Toshi is a senior scientist in the plant development group at Plant & Food Research....

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As the only technician in a team of 12, Ashleigh has a wide range of duties, from...

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George is doing the Honours part of his Bachelor of Agricultural Science degree at...

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Warwick initially trained as a geneticist and moved into parasitology shortly after...

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William is studying for a Masters of Applied Science, majoring in Farm Management...

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Deborah's time at work is spent researching all sorts of pastoral pests that are...

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John’s Plant Pigments work includes investigating the genes involved in colour...

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Sam is studying how consumers respond to food. He is particularly interested in how...

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