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Agronomist , Entomologist

Lisbeth Riis, Danish entomologist, agronomist. Achievements include first to precision crop protection system. Recipient First Runner Up prize, Commonwealth Education Fund's Innovative Project Ann Competition, 2004.

Background

Riis, Lisbeth was born on July 6, 1966 in Verninge, Denmark. Daughter of Birthe Karlshoj and Jens Riis.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Copenhagen University, Faculty Life Science. Master of Science, Copenhagen University, Faculty Life Science. Doctor of Philosophy, Copenhagen University, Faculty Life Science, 1997.

Master of Business Administration, United States International University, 2002.

Career

Junior research fellow CIAT, Cali, Colombia, 1993—1997. Research fellow ICIPE, Nairobi, Kenya, 1998—2000. Director Scarab Solutions Ltd., since 2003.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to precision crop protection system.

Connections

Married Mikkel Grum, June 18, 1994. Children: Joakim Grum, Nikolas Grum.

father:
Birthe Karlshoj

mother:
Jens Riis

spouse:
Mikkel Grum

child:
Joakim Grum Riis

child:
Nikolas Grum Riis