Tahera Sultana, Ph.D.

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Research Scientist

Professional activities / interests

  • Nematology
  • Molecular biology
  • Molecular identification of species

  • Molecular taxonomy, systematics and phylogeny

  • Next generation sequencing (NGS) and Bioinformatics

Education and awards

Education:

Ph.D | 2010 | Parasitology (thesis on Nematology)

Awards:

NSERC Visiting Fellowship | Ph.D Fellowship | Korean Forest Research Grant | Leadership Award for International Cultural Fair | M.Sc Merit Scholarship | B.Sc Merit Scholarship | Science Fair Award

 

 

International experience and/or work

September 2017 – February 2018 | Biologist | Ottawa Research and Development Centre (ORDC), Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | Research on Next Generation Sequencing

August 2014 – August 2017 | NSERC Visiting Fellow | Ottawa Research and Development Centre (ORDC), Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada | Research on Entomology and Mycology

March 2011 - February 2014 | Research Professor | Inha University, Republic of Korea | Research on Nematology

March 2010 - June 2010 | Postdoctoral Fellow | Chungbuk National University, Republic of Korea | Research on Nematology

May 2004 - February 2006 | Lecturer | University of Development Alternative, Bangladesh | Research on Microbiology

Key publications

  1. Nguyen HDT, Grunwald NJ, Abad ZG, Martin FN, Crouch J, Hambleton S, Dettman J, Liu M, Harris LJ, Castlebury L, Salagado-Salazar C, Cowger C, Ellouz O, Mollov D, Fall ML, Ling K, Griffifths J, Mahaffee W, Chen W, Sultata T, Yu Q, Carta LK, Skantar AM, Tambong J, Rogers E, Li S, Dumonceaux TJ, Widmer TL. The 2019 AAFC-USDA meeting on genotyping and monitoring of high-risk plant pathogens.

    2019 - View publication details

Research facility

1391 Sandford Street
London, ON N5V 4T3
Canada

Expertise

Affiliations

  • Member –Society of Nematologist
  • Member –Canadian Phytopathological Society (CPS)

  • Member –Ottawa Entomology Club

Language

English