uchile-cMain role: Monitoring and surveillance of plant pathology diagnosis, epidemiology and molecular characterization of plan pathogens, contributing to the implementation of national regulations for the prevention of plant diseases.

Description: The Universidad de Chile ranks among the top 500 Universities in the World Ranking of Universities. The Facultad de Ciencias Agronómicas conducts undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and research to meet the needs of the country. Current plant pathology research areas are focussed on etiology, epidemiology and integrated control of diseases caused by fungi, bacteria, phytoplasmas, viruses and viroids.

Contact person: Prof. Nicola Fiore, PhD | Universidad de Chile, Facultad de Ciencias Agronómicas, Sanidad Vegetal |