Beatrix Alsanius

Medlem av faggruppen for plantehelse. Professor.


Beatrix Alsanius har doktorgrad i agronomi. Hennes nøkkelkompetanse innenfor VKMs fagområder er plantebeskyttelsesøkologi og hagebruk.

Curriculum vitae


Professor (hagebruk), Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet (SLU)


1977 – 1979: cand. agr., Friedrich Wilhelms Universität Bonn, Tyskland

1979 – 1982: Dipl. Ing, Friedrich Wilhelms Universität Bonn, , Tyskland

1984 – 1990: Dr. Agr. Friedrich Wilhelms Universität Bonn, Tyskland


2010 - 2013: Head of the international postgraduate school «Microbial Horticulture» 2008-2014; Adj professor at Université Laval Québec Canada 

2009 – dd: Chair professor in horticulture, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

2007 – 2009: Professor in Horticulture “Horticultural Production Systems”, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

2005 – 2007: Senior lecturer “Horticultural Production Systems”, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

1998 – 2005: Researcherq and reasearch leader, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

1994: Visiting researcher and visiting faculty at USDA-ARS and Washington State University, both Pullman, WA, USA 

1992 – 1998: Assistant professor, SLU Alnarp, Sweden

1992: Institut de phytobactériologie et de pathologie végétale, INRA, Angers, France

Øvrig faglig bakgrunn

2008 – 2014: Head of the postgraduate school «Microbial Horticulture» (µHORT)

2010 – 2013 : Adjunct professor in phytology at Université Laval, Québec, Canada

Utvalgte publikasjoner

Alsanius , B.W., Magnusson, C., Nicolaisen, M., Wright, S., Wendell , M., Krokene, P., Stenberg, J., Thomsen, I.M., and Rafoss, T. (2021). Assessment of treatment methods and validation criteria for composting and biogas facilities in relation to plant health risks and the risk of spreading alien organisms. Scientific Opinion of the Panel on Plant Health. In VKM Rapport, VKM, ed. (Oslo: VKM).

Darlison, J., Mogren, L., Rosberg, A.K., Grudén, M., Minet, A., Line, C., Mieli, M., Bengtsson, T., Karlsson, M.E., Becher, P., et al. (2019). Annual variations, leaf nutrient content, and plant species govern microbial community structure in the phyllosphere of leafy vegetables. Science of the Total Environment 675, 501-512. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.04.254.

Löbmann, M.T., Vetukuri, R.R., de Zinger, L., Alsanius , B.W., Greenville-Briggs, L.J., and Walter, A.J. (2016). The occurrence of pathogen suppressive soils in Sweden in relation to soil biota, soil properties, and farming practices. Applied Soil Ecology 107, 57–65. doi: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2016.05.011.

Sylla, J., Alsanius, B.W., Krüger, E., Reineke, A., Strohmeier, S., and Wohanka, W. (2013). Leaf microbiota of strawberries as affected by biological control agents. Phytopathology 103, 1001-1011. doi: 10.1094/PHYTO-01-13-0014-R.

Alsanius, B.W., Bergstrand, K.-J., Burleigh, S., Gruyer, N., and Rosberg, A.K. (2013). Persistence of fenhexamid in the nutrient solution of a closed cropping system. Agricultural Water Management 127, 25-30.