EDUCATION

Department of Horticulture and Breeding

College of Biological Science

Department of
Horticulture and Breeding

  • Address.

    Department of Horticulture and Breeding, Andong National University, (Songcheon-dong) 1375 Gyeongdong-ro, Andong-si, Gyeongsangbuk-do, KOREA

  • Phone.

    +82-54-820-5512

  • Fax.

    +82-54-823-1628

  • E-mail.

    hort@andong.ac.kr

Introduction of Department

Horticulture and Breeding focuses on growing mechanisms, the latest cultivation skills, new breeding skills, and biotech knowledge of major plants (vegetable, fruit, tree, flowering) in horticulture. It also studies and researches the theory and technology in a wide range of new and diverse cutting-edge fields like resource plant, tourism agriculture, organic farming, etc. The domestic horticulture industry has become more important due to increased consumer interest in well being, and the expansion of international free trade. So the objective of the course for this major (BS, MS, PhD) is to educate students to become professionals who can lead and contribute to the domestic horticultural industry through cooperative research within the industry, academic world, and the government.

Faculty

Position Name Academic area E-mail Telephone
Professor Jeong, Jeonghag Floriculture hjj@andong.ac.kr +82-54-820-5472
Professor Kwon, Soontae Biotechnology skwon@andong.ac.kr +82-54-820-5623
Professor Chun, Ikjo PSES(Pomology) ikjochun@anu.ac.kr +82-54-820-5511
Professor Yeam, Inhwa Plant Molecular Genetics and Breeding iyeam@andong.ac.kr +82-54-820-5513
Professor Shin, Jonghwa Vegetable Crop Science shinjh@anu.ac.kr +82-54-820-5514
Professor In, Byungchun Postharvest Physiology bcin@anu.ac.kr +82-54-820-6069