Patrick Ongom

Graduate Student

Department: Agronomy
Major Professor: Dr. Gebisa Ejeta

Area of Study

Plant Breeding and Genetics

Research Focus Area

Drought Simulation and Genome-wide association mapping of QTL for sorghum grain yield in stressed and non-stress environments 

Work Experience

1. Extension specialist

2. Assistant lecturer at Makerere University Regional Plant Breeding Program

Past Education

BSc. Plant Science and MSc. Plant Breeding, at Makerere University, Uganda ​


2013 John Axtel Graduate student Award in plant breeding and genetics​


Kampala, Uganda ​