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Institute of Plant Breeding, Genetics & Genomics: People

Katrien M. Devos


Katrien DevosCrop and Soil Sciences Department
3111 Miller Plant Sciences
Athens, GA 30602

Phone: 706-542-0925
Fax: 706-542-0914

Research area: Cereal genetics & comparative genome analysis

Additional website: Devos Lab


Dr. Devos obtained her PhD from the University of Ghent, Belgium. In 1989, she joined the Plant Breeding Institute in Cambridge, UK, which later moved to Norwich and became part of the John Innes Center. In 2003, she joined the University of Georgia, Athens. Dr. Devos is a full Professor with a joint appointment in the Department of Crop and Soil Sciences and the Department of Plant Biology.

Degree Field Institution Date Obtained
M.S. Plant Biotechnology University of Ghent, Belgium 1986
PhD Biological Sciences (Plant Genetics) University of Ghent, Belgium 1992