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People Professor Liam Dolan

Sherardian Professor of Botany, University of Oxford, and Oxford Martin Senior Fellow, Oxford Martin School


Sherardian Professor of Botany

Liam Dolan is Director of the Plants for the 21st Century Institute, which was part of the Oxford Martin School from 2010-2015. He remains connected with the School through his role as an Oxford Martin Senior Fellow.

Liam’s research interests focus on cellular development and evolution with a particular focus on root development. His P21C research program aims to improve nutrient uptake capacity in crop plants, and hence reduce fertilizer use.

Oxford Martin School

Oxford Martin School

Sherardian Professor of Botany, University of Oxford, and Oxford Martin Senior Fellow