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Ao.Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.nat.techn. Marc Lemmens

Institute for Biotechnology in Plant Production
Konrad-Lorenz-Stra├če 20, 3430 Tulln an der Donau
Tel: +43 1 47654-97104, 97158


ORCID: 0000-0002-2101-102X

Curr. Vitae

2003 - Habilitation in Plant Pathology (BOKU-University of Natural Resources Life Sciences, Vienna)
1994 - 2003 University assistant at the present location. Group leader of the Laboratory of Resistance Breeding.
1993 - 1994 Assistant at the Institute of Agronomy and Plant Breeding of the BOKU Vienna.
1990 - Co-operator and start of the Fusarium Resistance Breeding Project at the Institute of Agronomy and Plant Breeding of the University of Agriculture (BOKU) Vienna (Exchange Grant Flanders-Austria).
1986 - 1990 University assistant at the Catholic University Leuven (KUL), Belgium (research 90% and teaching 10%) at the Faculty of Medicine, KULeuven.

Statistik Austria, science classification

biology, botany, zoology; agronomics, plant breeding, plant protection;


Fusarium; maize; resistance breeding; wheat; Mycotoxin; Resistance mechanisms; Fusarium head blight;


2020 Science- and Business-Award of the Rudolf Sallinger Fonds for the FFG Research Studio "FusariumPrevent" at the IFA Tulln (BOKU) and the BOKU-Spin-Off Company Nourivit Technologies GmbH

Reviewer for scientific journals

2010 - Cereal Research Communications
2008 - Plant Breeding
2005 - Journal of Phytopathology
2002 - European Journal of Plant Pathology
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