Rodica Pop_en

Lecturer Rodica POP, PhDrodica-pop

Field of study: Microbiology

Date and place of birth: 02.04.1964 Cluj-Napoca

I. Education:
University studies: 1992 – 1997 University of of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca, Agronomy Faculty
PHD studies: PhD. Degree in Horticultual Sciences, 2008, Genetics and Plant Breeding, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj – Napoca
Areas of specialization: 1997-1998 Master Degree in Biotechnology, University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Cluj-Napoca

II. Academic experience:
  • 2002- 2007, assistant professor, Microbiology, USAMV Cluj-Napoca
  • 2007 –present, lecturer,  Microbiology, USAMV Cluj-Napoca

III. Research domains of interest:
  • In vitro micropropagation of fruit and ornamental species;
  • Molecular markers: genetic fingerprinting in grapevine, maize, apple, pear, lactic acid bacteria, yeasts;
  • Somaclonal variability: grapevine;
  • Microbiology: soil microbiology
Professional affiliations:
  • Association Rose Friends of Romania
  • Romanian Horticulture and Forestry Society from Transylvania
Significant achievements:
Books and scientific papers:
  1. General Microbiology. Practical Applications. Ed, Todesco, 2006, Cluj-Napoca, ISBN 973769516-X, 119 pg.
  2. Study of Soma-clonal Variation in Grapevines Assisted by Molecular Markers,, Ed. Bioflux, Cluj-Napoca, ISBN 978-973-88929-6-5, 2008, 264 pg.
57 published scientific articles
Research grants:
  • Member in 27 research projects, GRANT director (2003-2005): The Study of Somaclonal Variation in Grapewines based on Molecular Markers. CNCSIS – MEC, tip A. Cod CNCSIS

October, 2016                                                                                                   

Lecturer Rodica POP, PhD