Haipei Liu

Dr Haipei Liu

ARC DECRA Fellow

School of Agriculture, Food and Wine

Faculty of Sciences


Dr Haipei Liu is an ARC Discovery Early Career Researcher Award (DECRA) fellow at the School of Agriculture, Food and Wine. Her project investigates the epigenetic regulatory mechanisms that control cereal grain quality and yield under water-deficit and heat stress. In 2016 Dr Liu was awarded her PhD at the University of Adelaide with Dean’s Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence. Her research has provided novel insights for improving cereal crops with higher yield and enhanced stress tolerance. Dr Liu's research is dedicated to benefit the Australian cereal industry by providing more-tailored screening strategies and superior parental germplasm with enhanced quality and yield.

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  • Appointments

    Date Position Institution name
    2018 ARC DECRA Fellow University of Adelaide
    2017 - 2018 Postdoctoral Research Fellow University of Adelaide
    2016 - 2017 Research Officer University of Adelaide
  • Awards and Achievements

    Date Type Title Institution Name Country Amount
    2016 Award Dean's Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence University of Adelaide Australia
    2015 Award 2015 KP Barley Prize University of Adelaide
    2015 Award The Max Tate Prize University of Adelaide Australia
    2012 Scholarship CSC (Chinese Scholarship Council) – University of Adelaide PhD scholarship The University of Adelaide Australia
    2010 Scholarship Chinese National Undergraduate Scholarship Huazhong Agricultural University China
    2010 Award Undergraduate Student Excellence Award Huazhong Agricultural University China
    2010 Award Outstanding Youth League Member Huazhong Agricultural University China
    2010 Award Undergraduate Academic Excellence Award Huazhong Agricultural University China
    2010 Award National English Contest, Undergraduate - Second Prize College English Teaching and Research Association of China China
    2010 Award Undergraduate Academic Excellence Award Huazhong Agricultural University China
    2009 Award The VC (Vice Chancellor's) Cup English Contest - Third Prize Huazhong Agricultural University China
  • Language Competencies

    Language Competency
    Chinese (Mandarin) Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
    English Can read, write, speak, understand spoken and peer review
  • Education

    Date Institution name Country Title
    2012 - 2016 University of Adelaide Australia PhD
    2008 - 2012 Huazhong Agricultural University China Bachelor of Agriculture (Honours equiv.)
  • Research Interests

Jun 2018 

Australia Research Council Discovery Early Career Researcher Award

Chief Investigator, funding amount $365,058 over three years

 

Jun 2017

South Australian Grain Industry Trust Fund (SAGIT) Research Project UA718

Investigator. Funding amount $199,084 over three years

 

2019 - 2020                

Teaching and assessment, practical component of the PLANT SC 3515WT - Plant Biotechnology III

School of Agriculture, Food and Wine. The University of Adelaide

2017 - 2019                           

Mentor for Small Group Discovery Project in PLANT SC 2510WT -  Foundations in Plant Science II

School of Agriculture, Food and Wine. The University of Adelaide

 

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  • Committee Memberships

    Date Role Committee Institution Country
    2015 - 2016 Vice-President Agriculture Postgraduate Student Society (AgPoGS) University of Adelaide Australia
    2014 - 2015 Member Agriculture Postgraduate Student Society (AgPoGS) The University of Adelaide Australia
  • Memberships

    Date Role Membership Country
    2016 - ongoing Member Australian Society of Plant Scientists Australia
  • Position: ARC DECRA Fellow
  • Phone: 83137222
  • Email: haipei.liu@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: Waite
  • Building: Waite, floor GN
  • Room: GN 10B
  • Org Unit: School of Agriculture, Food and Wine

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