Svetlana Landjeva

Doc. Dr. S. Landjeva

Associate Professor Dr. Svetlana Landjeva

Department „Mineral nutrition and water relations“

Institute of Plant Physiology and Genetics
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
Acad. Georgi Bonchev Street, Bldg. 21,
1113 Sofia, Bulgaria
Phone: +3592 9793677

Current activities

Dr. Svetlana Landjeva works as geneticist in the Institute of Plant Physiology and Genetics in close collaboration with breeders, physiologists, phytopathologists and entomologists.

Dr. Landjeva uses conventional and modern methods of genetic analysis to:

  • evaluate wheat genetic diversity,
  • generate novel wheat germplasm using the potential of related species, and
  • understand the genetic control of agronomic traits, biotic and abiotic stress resistance in wheat, plant adaptation, seed vigour and longevity.

Academic qualifications

  • Master of Molecular and Functional Biology, major in Genetics – Sofia University, Sofia, Bulgaria – 1986.
  • PhD in Genetics – Institute of Genetics, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria – 2000.


Work experience


2005 – present Member of EWAC (European Cereal Genetics Co-operative).
2008 – 2009 Member of EUCARPIA (European Association for Research on Plant Breeding).
2011 – present Member of Consultative Scientific Council ‘Biodiversity, Resources and Ecology’, Executive Council, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

Current projects


Selected publications

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