Professor Jonathan Jones

Professor Jonathan Jones is a senior scientist at The Sainsbury Laboratory in Norwich, and uses molecular and genetic approaches to study disease resistance in plants. He received his PhD from Cambridge University in 1980, conducted postdoctoral work at Harvard, worked in an Agbiotech company in California 1983-8, and returned to UK in 1988. Head of Sainsbury Laboratory 1994-7, 2003- 2009, and Professor at University of East Anglia since 1997. See more at