Dr. Magan Lewis, Corteva Agriscience Crop Protection Global Technology Adoption Lead and Hankinson, North Dakota, native, will be featured this weekend on CBS’s "Mission Unstoppable" – hosted by Miranda Cosgrove.
This episode will air on local CBS stations, Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021.
Lewis began her career with Dow AgroSciences as a soybean breeder in Grand Forks and corn breeder in Breckenridge, Minnesota, News Monitor reported in 2017. She completed her bachelor’s and master’s degrees at the University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, with master’s work in corn breeding. Moving back to her native North Dakota, she completed her doctorate at North Dakota State University, where she worked on developing a DNA fingerprint for Midwest sixrowed malting barley. Lewis also has a graduate certificate in college teaching.
About Mission Unstoppable
The CBS educational series, “Mission Unstoppable” celebrates women who have become superstars in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)-related careers.