Peter Douglas Savaria CALIGARI

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1949-11-10
Education Hereford Cathedral Sch, Univ of Birmingham (BSc, PhD, DSc)
Books & Publications Selection Methods in Plant Breeding (with I Bos, 1995, 2 edn 2008), Compositae Vol II Biology and Utilisation (ed with N Hind, 1996), Cashew and Coconuts: Trees for Life (ed with C P Topper et al, 1999), Wheat Taxonomy: the legacy of John Percival (ed with P E Brandham, 2001), Introduction to Plant Breeding (with J Brown, 2008), Plant Breeding (with J Brown and H Campos, 2014); numerous scientific articles, book chapters and reports
Recreations N/A
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Peter DS Caligari
Career res fell Univ of Birmingham 1974-81 (res asst 1971-74), princ scientific offr Scottish Crop Res Inst 1984-86 (sr scientific offr 1981-84), prof of agric botany Univ of Reading 1986-2006 (head Dept of Agric Botany 1987-98), prof titular Inst of Biology Univ of Talca Chile 2002- (dir 2004-09); md BioHybrids Gp; memb Comité de Xpertos Beca de Presidente de la República de Chile 2006-07; dir: Genberries Ltda 2008-, Sumatra Bioscience pta Ltd 2008-11, Sustainable Plant Nutrition Ltd 2010-; dir and chm Bd of Dirs Ghana Sumatra Ltd 2008-12; sr ed Heredity 1988-91 (jr ed 1985-88), memb Editorial Bd Euphytica 1991-, chm Pubns Ctee XVIIth Int Genetics Congress (1993) 1991-93, memb Editorial Bd Turkish Jl of Agriculture and Forestry 2013-; vice-pres Inst of Biology, chm Science Policy Bd 1999-2002; memb: Conf of Agric Profs 1986-2002, Governing Body Plant Science Research Ltd 1991-94, Governing Cncl John Innes Centre 1994-99, European Cncl for the Volcani Centre 1999-2002, Assoc of Applied Biologists, EUCARPIA (Euro Assoc for Res in Plant Breeding), Euro Assoc for Potato Res, Genetics Soc (ex officio ctee memb 1985-91), Int Assoc for Plant Tissue Culture (IAPTC), Sociedad de Genética de Chile, Int Lupin Assoc, La Associación para la Cooperación en Investigaciones Bananeras en el Caribe y en América Tropical (ACORBAT); FRSA 1990, FIBiol 1998 (CIBiol)
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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