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Address: 14 Anton Naidenov Str., Studentski grad, 1700 Sofia, Building D, office 210
Tel.: (+359 2) 819 29 46
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Lilyana Markova Koleva – Associate Professor, PhD
In 1994 she graduated at the Agricultural University of Plovdiv, majoring "Plant protection and agroecology." In 2002 Lilyana Markova Koleva graduated at the Institute of Plant Pathology and Plant Protection of Georg-August University, Gottingen, Germany; in 2006 PhD in Plant Protection, Agrarentomology, PhD-Thesis: “New methods of control against stored pests”. From 2007 to 2009 she was a researcher at the Research Unit "Plant resistance to biotic stress factors", Department "Applied Genetics" of Institute of Genetics – Bulgarian Academy of Science. Since September 2009 she was elected Assistant Professor in Entomology at the Department "Plant protection", Faculty of Agronomy, University of Forestry, Sofia, since Mai 2010 she is Chief Assistant Professor and since 2017 is Associate Professor

Leads lectures on the following courses:
• Non-insect pests, BSc, Plant Protection;
• Chemical plant protection, BSc, Plant Protection and Agronomics;
• Forecast and signalling in plant protection, BSc, Plant Protection;
• Sustainable use of pesticides, MSc, Plant Protection.

Major fields of scientific interests:
• Plant Protection;
• Plant Nematology;
• Host plant resistance to biotic stress factors.

Detailed CV and List of selected publications

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