Eric J. Mathur

Genetics and Breeding

Eric currently serves as the Chief Science Officer for several Cannabis and Hemp-based operations, where he directs efforts on medical Cannabis molecular breeding (developing pure-line hybrid cultivars tailored for specific therapeutic applications). His expertise and knowledge traverses’ genome sciences, molecular biology, environmental microbiology, plant-microbe interactions, metagenomics, enzyme and drug discovery, plant domestication, and applied biotechnology. Eric’s career spans over 35 years in basic and applied biotechnology with a focus on translational science.