International Visitors in Grunwald's PLG Lab

  • Ph.D. student and visiting scholar Taciara Zborowski Horst-Heinen from the Federal University of Santa Maria, Brazil (12/2019 – 6/2020)

  • Visiting scholar Decai Wang, Associate Professor (12/2016 – 12/2017) from Henan Agricultural University, China

  • Visiting scientist, Dr. Huilong Lin, Professor and Dean, Department of Agricultural and Forestry Economics and Management, Director of the State Key Laboratory of Grassland Agro-ecosystems, College of Pastoral Agriculture Science and Technology, Lanzhou University, China (2/2016 to 9/2016)

  • Ph.D. student Chong Wang, Lanzhou University, Lanzhou, China (9/2014 to 9/2016)

  • Ph.D. student André Dotto Carnieletto, Federal University of Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Brazil (12/2014 to 12/2015)

  • Sabbatical: Visiting scientists Dr. Marcos Ceddia and Dr. Érika Flávia Machado Pinheiro from the Rio de Janeiro Federal Rural University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (8/2014 to 8/2015)

  • Ph.D. student Yi Peng, visiting scientist from Aarhus University, Denmark (11/2013 to 3/2014)

  • Ph.D. student Bei Zhang, China (8/2012 to 8/2014)

  • International visitor Dr. Adolfo Posadas from the International Potato Center (CIP), Lima Peru / Embrapa, Sao Paulo, Brazil for a research exchange visit (2/2012)

  • Visiting scientist, Dr. Sandhya Shenoy from National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NNARM), Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India (2/2010)

  • Visiting scientists from Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore, India (Dr. Manickam Sengodan and Dr. Palaniappan Balasubramaniam) (2/2010)

  • Ph.D, student Eef Meerschman, Ghent University, Belgium (8/2008)

  • Mentored six visitors from Indian Agricultural Universities, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) and ICRISAT on the development of Reusable Learning Objects (e-learning material) focused on efficient water management (2/2008)

  • Visiting scholar Yvonne Cohen, University of Wales, Bangor, UK (10/2006)

  • Visiting undergraduate student Andre Moura, Universidade Federal de Vicosa, Brazil (Spring semester 2006)

  • International fellow Nomé Sakané, Bazega, Burkina Faso, Africa; Borlaug Int. Agricultural Science and Technology Fellows Program (10/2005)

  • Visiting graduate student Marianela Rodríguez, Universidad de la Laguna, Tenerife, Spain (9/2004 – 11/2004)

  • International guest student Martha Otello, Centro Internacional de Agricultura Tropical (CIAT), Cali, Columbia (Fall semester 2004)

  • Visiting undergraduate student Gustavo M. Vasques, Brazil, Program for the Improvement of Post Secondary Education – U.S. Dept. of Education and CAPES (Brazil’s Ministry of Education) (Fall semester 2003 – Spring semester 2004)

  • Visiting scholar Adrien Mangeot, National School of Geographic Sciences and Curie University, Marne La Vallee, Paris, France (Spring 2002 semester)