Isabelle Laforest-Lapointe
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Isabelle Laforest-Lapointe


Summary

I’m a Ph.D. student at Université du Québec à Montréal (Montreal, Quebec, Canada), directed by Steve Kembel and Christian Messier.

I did my undergraduate studies in Biology at Université Laval in 2010 (Quebec city, Quebec, Canada), then I completed a Master in Terrestrial Ecology and Biodiversity Management at the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona in 2011 (Barcelona, Spain) and I continued studying a Master in Statistics at Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya in 2012 (Barcelona, Spain).

Now I’m back in Canada, working on plant-microbe interactions and genetics. We use next-generation sequencing techniques to identify the members of leaf (phyllosphere) microbial communities in Quebec’s temperate forest.

Biodiversity Bioinformatics Ecology Ecosystem Science Genetics Genomics Microbiology Plant Science Statistics

Work details

Ph.D. Candidate

Université du Québec à Montréal
September 2012
Sciences Biologiques

Ph.D. Candidate

Centre d'étude de la forêt
September 2012


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