Staff Profile

Barbara Waddell
Business Manager

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Barbara Waddell


MSc, Insect behaviour, University of Auckland, New Zealand


Business Manager primarily aligned with the BioProtection Portfolio.  PFR partner liaison person for MAF Biosecurity, Citrus Growers Incorporated, MFAT, NIWA, IAEA, Level 3 postentry Quarantine facility in Palmerston North.


2005-2008 Business Manager Bioprotection, HortResearch, New Zealand
2004-2005 Science Leader Integrated Fruit Production, HortResearch, New Zealand
2003-2004 Commercial Leader Future Horticulture, HortResearch, New Zealand
1998-2003 Portfolio Manager/Scientist, HortResearch, New Zealand
1986-1998 Scientist (Entomology), HortResearch, New Zealand
1980-1984 Graduate student (Insect behaviour research), University of Auckland, New Zealand

Professional Memberships

Member, New Zealand Plant Protection Society
Member, New Zealand Society for Horticultural Science