Banchgize Getie Temesgen

2014 Women in Triticum Early Career Award

Banchgize Getie Temesgen, Ethiopia, is a PhD student at the University of Sydney, Plant Breeding Institute, Australia, focused on cereal rust pathology and genetics. She received her MSc from Haramaya University, Ethiopia in 2009. Banchgize’s research focuses on identification and characterization of resistance genes to wheat rust pathogens using genetic studies and molecular markers.

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