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Hilda Dooley

Post-Doctoral Researcher

Research Interests

  • Plant pathology
  • Integrated crop management
  • Fungicide resistance
  • Crop (cereals and amenity plants) management

Current Projects

RMIS 6586 - Controlling septoria tritici blotch through crop management


  • 2011-2015:          Ph.D. Plant Pathology: Teagasc, Oak Park, Carlow; registered at University of Reading.
  • 2009-2010:          M.Sc. IPM: Imperial College London.
  • 2007-2009:          B.Sc. Horticulture with Plantsmanship: University of Glasgow.
  • 1996-1998:          Diploma Commercial Horticulture: An Grianan, College of Horticulture, Co. Louth
  • 1995-1996:          Certificate Basic Horticultural Skills: Fransciscan College of Agriculture, Multyfarnham, Co. Westmeath.
  • Dooley, H., Shaw, M. W., Spink, J. & Kildea, S., (2015) The effect of SDHI/azole mixtures on selection of Zymoseptoria tritici isolates with reduced sensitivity. Pest Management Science, http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/journal/10.1002/(ISSN)1526-4998/accepted Accepted manuscript - 13th August 2015
  • Dooley, H., Shaw, M. W., Spink, J. & Kildea, S., Effect of azole fungicide mixtures, alternations and dose on azole sensitivity in the wheat pathogen Zymoseptoria tritici. Plant Pathology,http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/ppa.12395/pdf – Early view article, 25th May 2015.
  • Dooley, H., Kildea, S., Shaw, M. W. & Spink, J., Slowing the increase of fungicide resistance- does rate or type of application matter? In Modern Fungicdes and Antifungal Compounds VII, ed. H. W. Dehne, H. B. Deising, B. Fraaije, U. Gisi, D. Hermann, A. Mehl, E. C. Oerke, P. E. Russell, G. Stammler, K. H. Kuck & H. Lyr. Deutsche Phytomedizinische Gesellschaft, Braunschweig, Reinhardsbrunn, Germany, 2014, pp. 161-166.