The Graduate School Experimental Plant Sciences (EPS)

Inaugural lecture – Prof. Yuling Bai

Date: Thursday 23 May 2019 at 16.00
Venue: Wageningen University & Research Auditorium, Generaal Foulkesweg 1a, Wageningen

Prof. Yuling Bai, Personal Professor of Plant Breeding, WUR will give her inauguration speech entitled “Plant Breeding: Art rooted in Science” on May 23, 2019. Prof. Bai was appointed as personal professor at the Laboratory for Plant Breeding of Wageningen University & Research, led by Prof. Richard Visser. She studies the genetic and molecular mechanisms of disease resistance. Her focus is to link fundamental research in the laboratory to applications in the breeding practice by working together with national and international seed companies.