Martin, Bjorn 2011 MPA

Martin, Bjorn 2011 MPA

Bjorn Martin, 2011 Professional Master Agronomist, Dept of Plant and Soil Sciences

Dr. Bjorn Martin
Professor of Plant Stress Physiology
OSU Plant and Soil Sciences
21 years at OSU!

 

 

Grew up in Umea, Sweden (less than 200 miles south of the Arctic Circle).  Earned B.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Umea, and in 1978 conducted postdoctoral work at U.C. Berkeley, California.  Served as a Senior Research Associate at the University of Illinois, Urbana (1980) and as a Senior Research Scientist with NPI, University of Utah Research Park, Salt Lake City (1984).  Joined the faculty of OSU in the Agronomy Department in 1989.  Activities included research on plant drought tolerance and water-use efficiency.