Lifang Zou

Research Technician, Seed and Developmental Biology

Born in a little hamlet of South China, Lifang was interested in agriculture since childhood. Dreaming of becoming a vegetable breeder in the future, she chose to study vegetable science at South China Agricultural University (SCAU, Guang-zhou) after graduating with a Bachelor of Bioengineering.

Lifang is a PhD student of SCAU under the supervision of Dr. Jianjun Lei and has joined GIFS as a visiting learning student in 2018. She is good at plant hybridization and tissue culture of tobacco and several vegetables such as chilli, Chinese kale and tomato.

Lifang’s hobbies include reading, drawing, running and playing basketball.