Dr Matthias Jost

Matthias has spent a number of years at CSIRO as a Postdoctoral and Research Scientist working on disease resistance against fungal rust diseases in wheat and barley. Matthias completed his PhD at IPK Gatersleben in Germany, looking at Next Generation Sequencing for discovering genes regulating agronomic traits in barley. In his research, Matthias worked on the development of genetic tools and associated data analysis.