Theo van der Lee is a molecular phytopathologist at Wageningen University and Research. He received his Master degree from Nijmegen University and his PhD from Wageningen University. From 2000 onwards he worked at Wageningen University and research and has been PI and co-PI of national and international science programs. He is co-author on over 80 articles in peer reviewed journals in the field of molecular biology, genetics, plant resistance, and plant pathology which collected over 22.000 citations (H index 40).
Main research interests are:
• Molecular plant-pathogen interactions
• Comparative genomics
• Diagnostics and phenotyping