School of Agriculture, Food and Wine
Faculty of Sciences
Eligible to supervise Masters and PhD (as Co-Supervisor) - email supervisor to discuss availability.
My research focuses on ion transport and calcium signalling in the area of plant stress physiology to address fundamental questions in plant biology to provide knowledge that will help improve crop productivity and improve global food security in a changing climate. My work has established the importance of cell-specific solute transport and signalling impacting plant salt tolerance, drought tolerance, and cell-to-cell communication leading to improved resistance to bacterial infection.
Date Position Institution name 2015 Postdoctoral Reasearcher University of Adelaide 2015 - 2015 WRI Postdoctoral Research Fellow University of Würzburg, Wurzburg 2014 - 2015 WRI Postdoctoral Research Fellow University of Zurich, Zurich 2014 - 2015 Waite Research Institute (WRI) Postdoctoral Research Fellow University of Adelaide
Date Institution name Country Title 2010 - 2013 University of Adelaide Australia Ph.D in Sciences
Year Citation 2015 Ramesh, S. A., Tyerman, S. D., Xu, B. O., Ryan, P. R., & Gilliham, M. (2015). GABA gated anion channels in plants. Poster session presented at the meeting of COMBIO. Melbourne.
2012 Grain Research Development Corporation Travel Award
2010 University of Adelaide, Adelaide Graduate Research Scholarship
2009 ACPFG prize for Best Masters Student for 2009
Current Higher Degree by Research Supervision (University of Adelaide)
Date Role Research Topic Program Degree Type Student Load Student Name 2018 Co-Supervisor The Role of GABA in Controlling Plant Gas Exchange During Stress Events Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Ms Adriane Piechatzek 2016 Co-Supervisor GABA Signaling in Plants Doctor of Philosophy Doctorate Full Time Miss Xueying Feng
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