Environmental Science, a division of Bayer CropScience, has named Frank P. Wong, technical service specialist for the northern fungicide business of the United States.
With more than 15 years of plant pathology experience, Wong brings his expertise to the technical and research and development team for the fungicide business.
“We are excited to add Dr. Wong to the Bayer team as he brings an incredible depth of knowledge in plant pathology,” says Laurence Mudge, technical services manager in Environmental Science. “Frank’s insight and experience from his prior research and extension responsibilities will be a valuable asset as Bayer continues to develop and commercialize leading chemistries.”
Prior to joining Environmental Science, Wong served as associate specialist in cooperative extension and as a plant pathologist at the University of California, Riverside. He has also served as the American Phytopathological Society’s subject matter expert for the Environmental Protection Agency, providing information on plant diseases and disease management. Wong received his doctorate in plant pathology from Cornell University and his bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from the University of California, Davis. He is currently based in Washington, D.C. and can be reached via email at [email protected].