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Claude Lavoie obtained his B.Sc. in Biological Sciences at the Université de Montréal (1988) and his M.Sc. and Ph.D. in Biology at Université Laval (1990, 1994). He was hired as a professor in the École d’aménagement du territoire et de développement régional of Université Laval in 1996 after a postdoctoral training at the Faculté des sciences de l’agriculture et de l’alimentation of Université Laval (1994-95) and at the Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research of the University of Colorado (Boulder, United States; 1995-96). He is the coordinator of the PHRAGMITES research group.


Jacques Brisson

Jacques Brisson
Ph.D. (U. of Califorina, Davis and San Diego State U.)

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Jacques Brisson obtained his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Biological Sciences at Université de Montréal (1983, 1986) and his Ph.D. in Ecology at the University of California at Davis and at the San Diego State University (1994). He was hired as a professor at the Département des sciences biologiques of the Université de Montréal in 2002 after several years as a research scientist at the Montreal Botanical Garden and at the Institut de recherche en biologie végétale of the Université de Montréal (1995-2002). He is in charge of competition research projects in the PHRAGMITES team.


Patrick Boivin

Patrick Boivin
M.Sc. (U. de Montréal)

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Patrick Boivin obtained his B.Sc. in Biology at Université du Québec à Montréal (1990) and then completed a M.Sc.A. degree (1994) in Environmental Planning at Université de Montréal. As a research professional at the Institut de recherche en biologie végétale de l’Université de Montréal (since the beginning of the 2000’s), he participated to several studies on the management and control of vegetation. He is in charge, in the PHRAGMITES project, of studies on the establishment of shrubs on roadsides to prevent the spread of common reed along road ditches (with Jacques Brisson).


Elisabeth Groeneveld

Elisabeth Groeneveld
M.Sc. (U. Laval)

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Elisabeth Groeneveld received her bachelor’s degree in agricultural sciences from McGill University in 1999 and her master’s degree from Université Laval in 2001. In 2010 she joined Claude Lavoie’s laboratory as a research professional after having worked for the Quebec Ministry of Sustainable Development, Environment and Parks from 2001 to 2010. Within the framework of the PHRAGMITES project, she assists Claude Lavoie, helps graduate students both in the field and in the laboratory and is in charge of the annual survey of the spread of Phragmites colonies along the highways.


Sam Karathanos

Sam Karathanos
D.E.S.S. (U. de Montréal)

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Sam Karathanos obtained a graduate diploma with a specialty in environment and sustainable development, with a specialization in the management of biodiversity, at the Université de Montréal in 2013. Over the course of his masters degree, he will study control methods for the common reed in the Îles-de-Boucherville national park (supervisors: Jacques Brisson and Claude Lavoie).


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