Dr. Kalumbu Malekani
Dr. Kalumbu Malekani is Technical Director, North America and currently also serves as Director, Environmental Fate & Metabolism. He has over 25 years of academia and industry experience, including Bayer CropScience and DuPont Crop Protection. He has expertise in the design and execution of fate laboratory and terrestrial and aquatic field dissipation/accumulation studies and groundwater monitoring. He received his Ph.D. in Environmental and Soil Chemistry from South Dakota State University, his M.Sc. in Soil Science and Applied Analytical Chemistry, from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland, and his M.B.A. from Keller Graduate School of Management of Devry University. He is actively involved in industry committees, including executive membership in the AGRO Division of the ACS, membership in the Crop Protection Advisory Committee of the IUPAC, SETAC, Soil Science Society of America, and NAICC.