Christine Zaicou-Kunesch
Research Officer
Christine Zaicou-Kunesch

My role in the department

Christine works within the grains research team to determine the most profitable crop rotations and agronomic practices that maintain the long term benefits of soil amelioration while managing risk.

Contact information

+61 (0)8 9956 8549
+61 (0)408 459 603

My background

Research and communications focusing on improving grain production and reducing risk factors has been Christine’s focus and privilege since beginning work at the department in 1990.


  • Tactical wheat agronomy for the west - DAW00249. Co-investment with GRDC
  • Increasing farming systems profitability and longevity of benefits following soil amelioration DAW1902-006RTX. Co-investment with GRDC

Key Expertise

Grains research, Industry development, project management, communications, people leadership.


  • Dip Project Management, Central Institute of Technology
  • Dip of Business (Frontline Management), Modal
  • BS in Agriculture with Honours, University of Western Australia