Ylva Hillbur is the Deputy Director General for Research. Ylva is a Swedish national. She holds Ph.D. in Plant Protection Ecology from the Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Alnarp, Sweden in 2001 and an M.Sc. in Biology from Lund University in 1993.
Prior to her appointment, she was the Head of the Department of Plant Protection Biology and Assistant Professor at the Swedish University of Agricultural Science, Alnarp from 2006.
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