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


 

Expertise

Affiliations

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

  • Member –Ottawa Entomology Club

Language

English