Nicola Harrison

Nicola Harrison

Programme Director – Growing Kent & Medway Innovation Cluster , NIAB EMR
Business development expert and scientist with significant strategic and partnership development expertise working across the agricultural and horticultural sectors. Skilled in liaising with industry, academia and funders to develop strategic and applied R&D for primary food production industries.

Demonstrable expertise in: Business and partnership development; Research and Innovation; Advanced protected cropping systems; Bioeconomy; Plant biology; Microbiology and biotechnology; Project development, management and evaluation , with a PhD focused on Plant science and Genomics from The University of Edinburgh and The Royal Botanic Gardens, Edinburgh.