Third joint appointment brings partnership with Plant & Food Research closer

Dr Andy Allan has been appointed part-time as Associate Professor in Molecular Plant Physiology in the IIB and the School of Biological Sciences. Dr Allan’s appointment – being the third Associate Professor jointly with Plant & Food Research, highlights the close and longstanding collaboration in teaching and research. Currently 15 PhD students conduct their research at the CRI’s Mt Albert campus. Dr Allan has a PhD from University of Cambridge, UK, and is a Senior Scientist and Team Leader in the Genomics Department at Plant & Food Research.