The course objective is to enhance the management skills of professional scientists who are leading and directing plant breeding and laboratory programmes in modern agricultural research and development programmes in agribusiness companies and in the public sector.
Some of the topics include:
The class format includes interactive lectures and problem solving. The curriculum and materials were developed specifically for this programme. Lead instructors include industry experts Fred Bliss, Tom Francis and Rale Gjuric.
Tuition includes all course materials, lunches and breaks. If a registered participant is not able to attend, another employee may be substituted for the session. Refunds may be requested up until three weeks prior to the course; however a $100.00 administrative fee will be charged.
Early-bird registration, until August 4: $750.00
Full Registration: $850.00
For additional information and registration, please visit the event's web page: UC Davis Program Management for Plant Breeders.