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Dr. John Kearney


Teaching Activities: Tutor, Thesis supervisor.


John is the tutor on our Mushroom and Fungi course here at CAT.


Research Interests: Ecology, Biodiversity, Land Use, Bio-reactors, Fuel Cells, Silviculture



Ph.D Plant Bioinformatics and Cladistics, University of Southampton.

 BSc. Applied Biology 2.1, University of Coventry.


 Kearney, J.P (1993) Wild Lathyrus species as genetic resource for improvement of Grasspea(L.sativus)PhD Thesis Southampton Univ. (United Kingdom)


Smartt J., Kaul A., Wolde Amrak Araya, Rahman M.M., Kearney J., 1994. Grasspea (Lathyrus sativus L.) as a potentially safe legume food crop. In: F.J. Muehlbauer, W.J. Kaiser (Editors).

Expanding the Production and Use of Cool Season Food Legumes, pp. 144-155


Kearney,J. & J. Smartt, 1995. The grasspea Lathyrus sativus (Leguminosae-Papilionoideae). In: Smartt,J. & NW Simmonds (Eds.), Evolution of Crop Plants, pp. 266-270