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consultant , Plant pathology educator , researcher

Shean Shong Tzean, American plant pathology educator, researcher, consultant. Achievements include monoclunal antibody specifically against B-1, 3-glucanase and IAA; resupinate basidiomycetous fungi with potential for biocontrol of plant parasitic mematodes. Recipient Distinguished Research Scientist award National Science Council, Taipei, since 1991. Member American Phytopathological, American Mycological Society.

Background

Tzean, Shean Shong was born on November 12, 1944 in Hsinchu, Republic of China.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, 1968. Master of Science, National Taiwan University, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 1976.

Career

Assistant plant pathologist Taiwan Sugar Research Institute, 1971-1973. Associate research fellow Institute Botany, Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan, 1977-1980. Postdoctoral research fellow department environmental biology Guelph University, Toronto, Canada, 1980-1981.

Research fellow Institute Botany, Academia Sinica, 1981-1983. Professor department plant pathology and entomology National Taiwan University, 1983-1986. Visiting professor Rutgers University, New Jersey, 1986-1987.

Visiting research fellow Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1986-1987. Visiting scholar Ohio State University, Columbus, 1992-1993, United States Department of Agriculture, Eastern Region Research Center, Philadelphia, 1992-1993. Professor department plant pathology and entomology National Taiwan University, since 1993.

Member advisory board Forest Experiment Station, Taipei, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include monoclunal antibody specifically against B-1, 3-glucanase and IAA. Resupinate basidiomycetous fungi with potential for biocontrol of plant parasitic mematodes.

Membership

Member American Phytopathological, American Mycological Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: music, literary, traveling.

Connections

Married Chung-Meei Peng, December 10, 1948. Children: Yu-Shean, Yuh.

spouse:
Chung-Meei Peng

child:
Yuh Tzean

child:
Yu-Shean Tzean