Elaine Basson

Elaine Basson

Elaine Basson
Diagnostics Centre Manager
CRI at Nelspruit

She worked part-time in the Diagnostic Clinic at the Department Plant Pathology, Stellenbosch University and as a Research assistant. In 2012 she started as Diagnostician at the Diagnostic Centre at CRI. She was promoted in 2016 to Diagnostic Centre Manager. 

Qualifications 
  • MScAgric (Plant Pathology) from Stellenbosch University in 2012
Current Research Focus 

The Diagnostic Centre’s current focus is to serve the grower communicty and the Citrus Improvement Scheme nurseries. It also renders a support service to CRI Researchers and Extension.