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Kishan Sambaraju

Research Scientist, Forest Pest Modelling
Laurentian Forestry Centre
1055 Du P.E.P.S. Street, P.O. Box 10380
Qu├ębec, Quebec, G1V 4C7

Tel.: (418) 648-7063


Research interests include developing disease risk maps and models, modeling environmental influences and climate change impacts on outbreak dynamics of forest pests, landscape ecology, and community-level interactions.


Received a Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture from A.N.G.R. Agricultural University, India (2000), a Master’s degree in Agriculture from West Texas A&M University (2003), and a Ph.D. in Entomology from Oklahoma State University (2007).  Worked as a Post-Doctoral Fellow (spatio-temporal modeling of outbreaks) at the University of Northern British Columbia (2008-2011).