Gurcharn Brar

Assistant Professor

Research Classification

Research Interests

Cereal pathology (wheat and barley in particular)
Functional pathogenomics
Fungal biology
Genetics of host-pathogen interactions - disease resistance in crop plants
Plant imaging
Population genetics and genomics
Resistance breeding

Relevant Degree Programs


Membership Status

Member of G+PS
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Program Affiliations



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