Prof. Harold Corke
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
Prof. Harold Corke is a Professor of School of Agriculture and Biology, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. He obtained his PhD in Plant Genetics from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Genetics/ Cereal Quality in 1988 and MBA from the University of Western Ontario Management in 2001. He served as a professor of University of Hong Kong before joining Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2016, and he was a Director of American Association of Cereal Chemists (AACC). He served as an Editor of Encyclopedia of Grain Science, Elsevier, Oxford, Senior Editor of Cereal Chemistry and associate editor of several other journals. He has supervised many PhD and MPhil students and published over 200 scientific journals, several books and book chapters as well as listed among the top 1% of Agricultural Scientists by citations (actually top 0.07%, or 137th out of 209,200) in the Science Citation Index (SCI) as given by ISI Essential Science Indicators (as at November 1, 2015). Approximately 9,000 total Web of Science citations.