Mark K Schutze Science Protecting Plant Health 2017

Mark K Schutze

Dr Mark Schutze is a Senior Entomologist with Biosecurity Queensland (DAF) and Senior Research Associate at Queensland University of Technology. His research focus is the field of integrative taxonomy, especially of tephritid fruit flies, on which he has taken a lead role in recent taxonomic revisions of key pests of the Oriental fruit fly species complex. Mark has extensive experience working with organisations in the area of international food security, such as the International Atomic Energy Agency, and undertaken a prestigious Queensland Government-Smithsonian Institution Fellowship based in Washington DC at the National Museum of Natural History and working on the taxonomy of American tephritids. Mark currently leads a PBCRC project on developing improved integrative systematics and diagnostics of regional fruit flies.

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