Michael M. Oelck, Irish, Canadian plant geneticist, researcher. Achievements include protoplast regeneration of numerous plant species; discovery of origin of somatic embryogenesis triggered by glufosinate-ammonium; genetic engineering of Canadian canola for herbicide resistance. Graduate grantee Max Planck Institute, Cologne, 1980-1983.
Leader research laboratory Hoechst AG, Frankfurt, Federal Republic of Germany, 1984-1988. Visiting scientist Agriculture Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, 1988-1990. Group leader biotechnology Hoechst Canada, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada, 1990-1993.
Leader biotech AgrEvo Canada, since 1994.
1984 - 1988
1988 - 1990
1990 - 1993