Kate Evans

Professor in the Department of Horticulture
(WSU faculty member since 2008)

Areas of Interest:

  • Pome fruit breeding – apples and pears, scions and rootstocks.
  • Pome fruit genomics – development of molecular maps and markers for pre-selection in breeding progenies

 

Education and Work History:

  • Senior Research Leader at East Malling Research, UK (1992-2008)
  • PhD – Durham University. The effects of foreign genes in transgenic Thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • B.Sc. (Hons) – First class Genetics/Plant Biology, Leeds University

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Office: WSU-TFREC
WSU Tree Fruit Research & Extension Center
1100 N. Western Ave.
Wenatchee, WA 98801-1230

Phone: 509.663.8181, Ext. 245
Fax: 509.662.8714
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