Group Leader

Kenichi Tsuda

Prof. Dr. Kenichi Tsuda

Professor and the head of the laboratory (PI)

Email: tsuda[at]


Ken comes from Sapporo, Japan. He loves soccer and plant science. He got a PhD at the Hokkaido University in Japan (2004) and did a postdoc at University of Minnesota in the US (2011). He was a Research Group Leader at Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research (MPIPZ) until August 2019. He has been a Professor at HZAU and a guest Research Group Leader at MPIPZ from September 2019. He is interested in network properties, structures and dynamics in plant-microbe interactions, especially finding new concepts in biology.


  1. 湖北省政府“编钟奖”(2020~2022
  2. 爱思唯尔中国高被引学者(2021,2022,2023)
  3. 科睿唯安中国高被引学者(2021,2022)
  4. 国家高层次人才计划 (2020)
  5. 湖北省高层次人才计划 (2020)
  6. 受邀参加全国抗击新冠肺炎疫情表彰大会(2020)
  7. Global Peer Review Awards(Web of Science)(2018,2019)

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