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botanist , educator

Jose Maria Becerril, Spanish botanist, educator. Achievements include research in herbicide Mme of action, stress plant biomarkers, antioxidant response, phytoremediation, contaminant tolerance, biological indicators of soil health, ecophysiology. Fullbright fellowsahip, 1987-1989. Member of Spanish Society Plant Biology, European Federation Society Plant Biology.

Background

Becerril, Jose Maria was born on November 19, 1959 in Palenzuela, Palencia, Spain. Son of Felix Becerril and Juliana Soto.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Biological Science, University Basque Country, Leioa, Bizkaia, Spain, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy in Plant Physiology, University Basque Country, Leioa, Bizkaia, Spain, 1987.

Career

Visiting scientist Southern Weed Science Lab, ARS, United States Department of Agriculture, Stoneville, Mississippi, 1987—1989. Assistant professor Department Plant Biology And Ecology, University Basque Country, Leioa, 1990—1991, associate professor, 1992—2000, professor, since 2001, director M, postgraduate program environmental agrobiology, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in herbicide Mme of action, stress plant biomarkers, antioxidant response, phytoremediation, contaminant tolerance, biological indicators of soil health, ecophysiology.

Membership

Member of Spanish Society Plant Biology, European Federation Society Plant Biology.

Connections

Married Atxikallende Maite. 1 child Irati.

father:
Felix Becerril

mother:
Juliana Soto

spouse:
Atxikallende Maite

child:
Irati Becerril