Patrick Ongom

Graduate Student

Department: Agronomy
E-mail: oobia@purdue.edu
Major Professor: Dr. Gebisa Ejeta
 
 
 
 
 
 

Area of Study

Plant Breeding and Genetics

Research Focus Area

Drought Simulation and Genome-wide association mapping of QTL for sorghum grain yield in stressed and non-stress environments 

Work Experience

1. Extension specialist

2. Assistant lecturer at Makerere University Regional Plant Breeding Program

Past Education

BSc. Plant Science and MSc. Plant Breeding, at Makerere University, Uganda ​
  

Achievements

2013 John Axtel Graduate student Award in plant breeding and genetics​

Hometown

Kampala, Uganda ​