Meet Agriculture and Food's science and business leaders.

  • Michiel Van Lookeren Campagne View profile External link

    Director BU - AGRICULTURE & FOOD

  • Michael Robertson View profile External link

    Deputy Director - AGRICULTURE & FOOD

    Dr Michael Robertson draws on his background in agronomy, broadacre farming systems and management to help lead CSIRO Agriculture & Food as Deputy Science Director.

  • Steve Swain View profile External link

    Research Director - AGRICULTURE & FOOD

    Prof Steve Swain leads the breakthrough genetic technologies for crop productivity program within CSIRO Agriculture and Food.

  • Lynne McIntyre View profile External link

    Research Director - AGRICULTURE & FOOD

    Dr Lynne McIntyre specialises in molecular genetics of wheat and sugarcane, with particular emphasis on the application of molecular markers to wheat and sugarcane plant breeding programs. She leads the breeding high value crops program in Agriculture & Food.

  • Graham Bonnett View profile External link

    Research Director Integrated Agricultural Systems - AGRICULTURE & FOOD

    Dr Graham Bonnett is leading a program of research aimed at improving agricultural productivity whilst ensuring environmental health.

  • Mat Cook View profile External link

    Research Director - AGRICULTURE & FOOD

    Dr Mat Cook leads the integrated sustainable aquaculture production research program. Focused on farmed finfish, crustaceans and molluscs, their research improves food production from aquaculture species through integrated studies of genetics, physiology, health, aquafeeds, environments and food science.

  • Michael Battaglia View profile External link

    Research Director Agriculture And Global Change - AGRICULTURE & FOOD

    Michael Battaglia is leading a program mobilising science and technology to address the sustainable development goals both domestically and internationally. The program has a particular focus on climate change adaptation and mitigation, and global nutrition security.

  • Chris Downs View profile External link

    Research Director, Food Program - AGRICULTURE & FOOD

    Chris Downs is an innovation system specialist with experience across the agriculture, food, seafood and biomaterials sectors.

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