Structures:

Research Committee B

Plants, microbes, food and sustainability

For research topics covered by each Research Committee and to apply for funding visit the funding areas page.

Core members

Tina Barsby (Chair) - National Institute of Agriculture Botany
Frank Sargent (Deputy Chair) - University of Dundee
John Armstrong - University of Sussex
James Brown - John Innes Centre
Andrew Corran - Syngenta
Jeremy Derrick - The University of Manchester
Linda Field - Rothamsted Research
Chris Franklin - University of Birmingham
John Gatehouse - Durham University
Julie Gray - The University of Sheffield
Anthony Hall - University of Liverpool
Eric Holub - The University of Warwick
David Jones - University of Bangor
Julian Ketley - University of Leicester
Guy Kirk - Cranfield University
David Leak - University of Bath
Philip Mullineaux - University of Essex
David Pearce - NERC British Antarctic Survey
Gail Preston - University of Oxford
Saul Purton - University College London
Nicholas Smirnoff - University of Exeter
Derek Stewart - James Hutton Institute
Marjan Van der Woude - The University of York

Members at last meeting 13RM2 (11-12 September 2013)

Dr Tina Barsby (Chair) - National Institute of Agricultural Botany
Professor Frank Sargent (Deputy Chair) - University of Aberdeen

Core members

Professor James Brown - John Innes Centre
Professor Jeremy Derrick - The University of Manchester
Professor Linda Field - Rothamsted Research
Professor John Gatehouse - Durham University
Professor Julie Gray - University of Sheffield
Professor Julian Ketley - University of Leicester
Professor Gail Preston - University of Oxford
Dr Gordon Simpson - University of Dundee, James Hutton Institute 

Pool members

Professor Roslyn Bill - Aston University
Professor Peter Bramley - Royal Holloway, University of London
Dr Richard Daniel - Newcastle University
Professor Christine Foyer - University of Leeds
Dr Keara Ann Franklin - University of Bristol
Professor Jeff Green - University of Sheffield
Professor Ian Henderson -University of Birmingham
Dr Angela Hodge - University of York
Dr Giles Johnson - The University of Manchester
Professor Richard Napier - University of Warwick
Professor David Pink - Harper Adams University

Meeting dates

2015

18-19 February

21-22 May

2014

25-26 February

20-21 May

23-24 September

2013

19-20 February

21-22 May

11-12 September

2012

28-29 February

15-16 May

18-19 September

2011

16-17 February

25-26 May

19-20 October