Prof Lin Field
Professor Field is an insect molecular biologist and Head of Biointeractions and Crop Protection at Rothamsted Research. Her research interests are focused on understanding insecticide mode of action and resistance at the biochemical/molecular level. Her research team uses the latest genomic techniques to understand resistance and insecticide selectivity, and seeks to apply this understanding to better use of pesticides through links with partners in the agronomy, farming and agro-chemical sectors.
In her role as Honorary Editorial Officer, Professor Field has responsibility for the publications of the Royal Entomological Society.