Jong Hyun Ham
Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, USA
Jong Hyun Ham earned his Bachelor’s degree in agricultural biology and Master’s degree in plant pathology from Korea University in Seoul, Korea. He completed his PhD in plant pathology at Cornell University in 1999. He then worked at University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Ohio State University as a post-doctoral fellow and research scientist. He joined Louisiana State University Agricultural Center in 2007 as a faculty member and has worked on molecular genetics and genomics of plant pathogenic bacteria and plant-bacterial interactions at the same position.