Professor Sagadevan Mundree
Director of the Centre for Agriculture and Bioeconomy (CAB), Professor Sagadevan Mundree led CAB’s predecessor, the Centre for Tropical Crops and Biocommodities, from 2016-2019. His research work focuses on making crops more nutritious and resistant to environmental stresses such as drought, salinity and pests.
Professor Ian O'Hara
Professor Ian O’Hara is Deputy Director of CAB. His key research areas include industrial biotechnology, biofuels and bioenergy, biorefining and process engineering. Ian was responsible for the development of QUT’s Mackay Renewable Biocommodities Pilot Plant, and has served as Queensland’s first Biofutures Industry Envoy since 2016.