Thursday, March 12th, Dugassa Nemie-Feyissa successfully defended his PhD-thesis "From primary to secondary metabolism – influence of nitrate and light/dark conditions".
His first opponent was Professor Anthony J. Miller from the John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK. The second opponent was Dr. Laura Elina Jaakola from the University of Tromsø.
Professor Svein Bjelland acted as the administrator of the committee, while Gro Johnsen, Head of Department of Mathematics and Natural Sciences lead the defense. Dr. Dugassa Nemie-Feyissa was supervised by Professor Cathrine Lillo during his PhD-research.