Plant Sciences for the Bioeconomy
Mollie is a PhD student in the Plant Sciences department at Rothamsted Research (Harpenden). Her PhD project is part of the BBSRC-funded SWBio Doctoral Training Programme.
Her research project investigates the modulation of brassinosteroid-related genes in Arabidopsis thaliana to increase seed yields. She is supervised by Dr Smita Kurup (Rothamsted Research, main supervisor) and Dr James Doughty (University of Bath, academic supervisor).
Mollie’s interests include developmental biology, molecular biology and strategic agricultural applications.
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Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, AL5 2JQ
PhD project: Increasing seed yields by the targeted modulation of brassinosteroids
2014-2018 – BSc (Hons) in Biology with Professional Placement Year (First Class), University of Bath, UK
MEASURES OF ESTEEM
2018 - Awarded the 'Keith Moore Prize for Best Performance in Plant Sciences’ from the University of Bath, UK