Dr. Munns research program has focussed on: (i) physiological, biochemical and genetic mechanisms of plant adaptations to drought; (ii) the fundamental principles of crop adaptation to soil salinity; and (iii) application of this knowledge to development of crops with tolerance to drought and salinity stress conditions.
Professional & Societal Memberships
- Australian Society of Plant Scientists
- American Society of Plant Biologists
- Society of Experimental Biology (UK)