Dr Jenny Ekman

Dr Jenny Ekman

Research Scientist, Applied Horticultural Research

Biography

Dr Jenny Ekman is a postharvest physiologist and communicator who is passionate about using, and communicating, science to improve commercial and consumer outcomes. Her specialty is finding ways to maximise produce freshness, safety and value while minimising supply chain losses. Dr Ekman’s projects have focussed on food safety, managing disease, overcoming quarantine barriers, and improving transport and storage systems. She has previously worked for CSIRO, University of California, NSW DPI and the University of Western Sydney and currently lectures at the University of Sydney.

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