Felicity Andriunas

Program Manager, Emergency Plant Pest Response Deed

Dr Felicity Andriunas joined PHA in July 2011 as a Project Officer working in the Biosecurity Planning and Implementation team. In this role she was primarily responsible for the development and review of industry biosecurity plans and on-farm biosecurity manuals, and coordination of the National Bee Pest Surveillance Program. Felicity was promoted to the role of Program Manager for the Emergency Plant Pest Response Deed in September 2014.

Felicity has a PhD from the University of Newcastle, awarded in 2011. Her thesis research was on the signals and signalling pathways that regulate cell wall deposition in specialised transport cells of Faba bean cotyledons.