Dr. To Thi Mai Huong is currently a lecturer working at the University of Science and Technology of Hanoi (USTH). She graduated from Hanoi University of Science and Technology in 2006 before studying postgraduate in France. She obtained master degree (biotechnology) in France in 2007, then the PhD degree in biotechnology in 2010 from Université de Bourgogne. Prior to joining USTH, Mai Huong worked as a postdoc fellow French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS) from 2010-2012. To Mai Huong is a scientist in the fields of plant biotechnology, plant defence system where she focused on rice genomics. Mai Huong has join VSSS as a lecturer since 2016.