Head of Practical Works
Universidad de Buenos Aires
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) (Plant Science), 2005, University of Western Australia, Australia Magister Scientiae (M.Sc.) (Natural Resources), 2001 Faculty of Agronomy, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina Agronomist Engineer, 1996, Faculty of Agronomy University of Buenos Aires, Argentina Research and teaching positions Member Researcher Career (Conicet): Deputy Researcher (2005-present) Adjunct Senior Lecturer, School of Plant Biology, University of Western Australia (2013-present) Head of Practical Works, Chair of Ecology Faculty of Agronomy, University of Buenos Aires (2011 - present) Awards and distinctions 2011- Australian Leadership Award Fellowship (ALAF) (Government of Australia) Endeavor Research Fellowship (2007). Department of Science, Education and Training, Australia Award of Distinction (2005) PhD project (Ph.D.). "Ecological Fitness Costs in a Multiple-Herbicide Resistant Lolium Rigidum Population". University of Western Australia, Australia Mike Carroll Fellowship (2003). Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, University of Western Australia, Australia University Postgraduate Award (2001), Research Graduate School, University of Western Australia, Australia
Evolution of herbicide resistance in weeds Agronomic resistance management Sustainability of agroecosystems
Goh SS, Vila-Aiub MM , Busi R & Powles SB (2016). Glyphosate resistance in Echinochloa colona: phenotypic characterization and quantification of selection intensity. Pest Management Science 72, 67-93.
Ashworth MB, Walsh MJ, Flower KC, Vila-Aiub MM & Powles SB (2016). Directional selection of flowering time leads to adaptive evolution in Raphanus Raphanistrum (wild radish). Evolutionary Applications 9, 619-629.
Fernández P, Alcántara R, Osuna MD, Vila-Aiub MM & De Prado R (2017). Multiple resistance across the non-selective glyphosate, glufosinate and oxyfluorfen herbicides in Lolium weed species. Pest Management Science