Dr. GIOVANNI GIUSEPPE VENDRAMIN
Education and Training
(from 2016 back to 1981)
Aug 2014: Director of the Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources, National Research Council
Oct 2013: Ad interim Director of the Institute of Biosciences and Bioresources, National Research Council
Sep 2012: Doctor honoris causa at the University of Zvolen, Slovacchia
Jan 2012: Honorary research fellow at Bioversity International
Sep 2009: Eligibility as director of the Plant Protection Institute of the National Research Council
Aug 2008: Responsible of the Plant Genetics Institute - Division of Firenze, National Research Council of Florence
Jan 2002: Permanent position as Director of Research at the Plant Genetics Institut of the National Research Council of Florence
Jun 1996: Research fellow at the USDA, Forestry Sciences Lab., Rhinelander, Wisconsin, USA
Dec 1998: Permanent position as Senior Researcher at the Forest Tree Breeding Institute of the National Research Council of Florence Nov. 1989: Research fellow at the Forest Genetics Institute, University of Gottingen, Germany
Jun 1986: Research fellow at the Forest Genetics Institute, University of Gottingen, Germany
Apr 1985: Permanent position as Researcher at the Forest Tree Breeding Institute of the National Research Council of Florence
Nov 1983: Fellowship at the Silviculture Institute, University of Florence
Jun 1982: Research associate at the Silviculture Institute, University of Florence
Feb 1981: Graduated in Forest Sciences magna cum laude at the University of Florence
Recent Scientific Activities
Scientific responsible of more than 30 national and international projects.
Associated editor and member of editorial board of scientific journals.
Coordinator of an IUFRO unit. Member of international scientific commissions for the evaluation of EU proposals.
Ad Hoc Reviewer for 40 scientific journals.
Scientific board in international and national congresses and scientific societies.
Invited speakers and chairperson at international and national congresses.
Teaching of international and national courses.
Advise and direct national and international Graduate students, PhD students and Post Doc.
Honorary research fellow at Bioversity International.
More than 230 full papers published in International journals (cited more than 11200 times to the present, with 26 most cited publications receiving more than 100 citations each) and about 20 contributions to book chapter. Holds at present a H index of 53.
Publications, Books and Articles
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