Program Manager – Training & Biosecurity Preparedness
Dr Stephen Dibley joined PHA in August 2008 as a Project Officer to assist in the review of Industry Biosecurity Plans, implementation of on-farm biosecurity programs and contingency planning for the grains industry. Stephen was promoted to the role of Program Manager for Training and Biosecurity Preparedness in March 2010.
Stephen has a PhD from the University of Newcastle completed in 2005. His thesis research was on molecular investigations into the role of hexose/H+ symporters in sugar accumulation of the developing tomato fruit. Stephen also carried out post-doctoral research at the University of Newcastle between 2005 and 2008 into the control of cell wall deposition in specialised transport cells of Faba bean cotyledons.