Fred van Eeuwijk Professor, Wageningen University, The Netherlands
Dr. Fred van Eeuwijk is Professor in Applied Statistics, Wageningen University, The Netherlands. Dr. Eeuwijk studied Biology and Philosophy at Utrecht Univeristy in the Netherlands, where he graduated in 1985. He worked as a statistician at Plant Research International (1985-1996) , associate profeesor in Statistics at Wageningen University (1997-2000), associate professor in Plant Breeding at the same university (2001-2006) and in October 2006 full professor in Applied Statistics, again in Wageningen. He has more than 20 years of experience in the field of plant genetics and applied statistics. His main research topics include the statistical analysis of GXE and the development of QTL mapping methodology.