Current research and/or projects
Implementation of the Invasive Alien Species Strategy for Canada. Participates in various CFIA and Environment Canada advisory committees on forest invasive alien species (FIAS), specifically on the monitoring of FIAS in high-risk sites and on butternut trees. Participates in the development of exotic diseases monitoring procedures and in knowledge and information synthesis on exotic pests and their control.
Coordinates the production of a Web portal on FIAS. Collaborates on the Knowledge transfer strategy on forest invasive alien species. Coordinates digital information archiving activities.
Education and awards
Forest engineer with a bachelor’s degree, Université Laval, 1978
Master’s degree in forest ecology and soil science, Université Laval, 1986
Ph.D. in forest sciences, Université Laval, 1992