Christian Messier

Christian Messier

Département des sciences biologiques

Poste : Professeur

Courriel : messier.christian@uqam.ca

Téléphone : (514) 987-3000 poste 4009

Local : SB-2850

Domaines d'expertise

  • Dynamique forestière
  • Modèles de simulation
  • Ligniculture
  • Foresterie durable
Informations générales

Cheminement académique

Professeur titulaire
Département des sciences naturelles, UQO (2013- )

Professeur titulaire
Département des sciences biologiques, UQAM (2000- )

Directeur
Institut des Sciences de la Forêt tempérée (ISFORT) (2013- )

Titulaire de la Chaire CRSNG/Hydro-Québec, sur le contrôle de la croissance de l'arbre (2010- )

Directeur du centre d'étude de la forêt
Université du Québec à Montréal (2006-2010)

Membre du bureau de direction du réseau GDF
Réseau de gestion durable des forêts du Canada (2002-2010)

Co-Directeur de réseau ligniculture Québec(RLQ)
Université du Québec à Montréal -VRQ (2001-2006)

Membre du bureau de l'ordre
Ordre des Ingénieurs Forestiers du Québec (2001-2004)

Directeur du GREFi
Université du Québec à Montréal (1999-2005)

Liens d’intérêt

Unités de recherche

  • Centre d'étude de la forêt (CEF)
Enseignement et supervision
Publications

Witté, I., Messier, C., Kneeshaw, D. et Filotas, E. Incorporation complex network theory into forest management : a mini-review. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière.
Notes: Soumis

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Alam, M., Dupras, J., Tittler, R. et Messier, C. Loss of ecosystem services due to conversion of grassland and forest in a rapidly-developing North American suburb. Landscape and urban planning : An International journal of landscape Science, Planning and Design.
Notes: Soumis

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Craven, D., Filotas, E., Angers, V. et Messier, C. Resilience of tree communities in fragmented landscapes : linking local impacts of functional diversity with connectivity. Ecological Applications : a Publication of the Ecological Society of America.
Notes: Soumis


Tittler, R. et Messier, C. Setting goals for old growth forest : how large should management units be? Forest Ecology and Management.
Notes: Soumis

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Follett, M., Nock, C., Buteau, C. et Messier, C. Testing a new approach to compare branch growth responses to pruning for electrical line clearance among three temperate tree species. Arboriculture & Urban Forestry.
Notes: Soumis


Alam, M., Dupras, J. et Messier, C. (2016). A framework towards a composite indicator for urban ecosystem services. Ecological Indicators : Integrating Sciences for Monitoring, Assessment and Management, 60, 38–44. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecolind.2015.05.035.


Lambert, J.B., Ameztegui, A., Delagrange, S. et Messier, C. (2016). Birch and conifer deadwood favour early establishment and shade tolerance in yellow birch juveniles growing in sugar maple dominated stands. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 46(1), 114–121. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjfr-2015-0315.


Verheyen, K., Vanhellemont, M., Auge, H., et al. (2016). Contributions of a global network of tree diversity experiments to sustainable forest plantations. Ambio : A Journal of the Human Environment, 45(1), 29–41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s13280-015-0685-1.
Notes: Première publication : 2015


Muhr, J., Messier, C., Delagrange, S., Trumbore, S.,, Xu, X. et Hartmann, H. (2016). How fresh is maple syrup? Sugar maple trees mobilize carbon stored several years previously during early springtime sap‐ascent. New Phytologist, 209(4), 1410–1416. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nph.13782.
Notes: Première parution en 2015


Dupras, J., Patry, C., Tittler, R., Gonzalez, A., Alam, M. et Messier, C. (2016). Management of vegetation under electric distribution lines will affect the supply of multiple ecosystem services. Land Use Policy, 51, 66–75. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2015.11.005.
Notes: Février 2016


Jewell, M.D., Shipley, B., Paquette, A., Messsier, C. et Reich, P. (2015). A traits-based perspective of the home-field advantage of mixed-species litterdecomposition. Journal of Ecology.
Notes: Soumis

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Jewell, M.D., Shipley, B., Paquette, A., Messsier, C. et Reich, P. (2015). A traits-based test of the home-field advantage of mixed-species tree litter decomposition. Annals of Botany, 116(5), 781–788. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcv105.


Bannon, K., Delagrange, S., Bélanger, N. et Messier, C. (2015). American beech and sugar maple sapling relative abundance and growth are not modified by light availability following partial and total canopy disturbances. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 45(6), 632–638. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjfr-2014-0240.


Dutilleul, P., Han, L., Valladares, F. et Messier, C. (2015). Crown traits of coniferous trees and their relation to shade tolerance can differ with leaf type : a biophysical demonstration using computed tomography scanning data. Frontiers in Plant Science, 6(172). http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2015.00172.


Paquette, A., Joly, S. et Messier, C. (2015). Explaining forest productivity using tree functional traits and phylogenetic information : two sides of the same coin over evolutionary scale? Ecology and Evolution, 5(9), 1774–1783. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ece3.1456.


Messier, C., Puettmann, K. et Chazdon, R. (2015). From management to stewardship : viewing forests as complex adaptive systems in an uncertain world. Conservation Letters, 8(5), 368–377. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/conl.12156.


Paine, C.E.T., Amissah, L., Auge, H., et al. (2015). Globally, functional traits are weak predictors of juvenile tree growth, and we do not know why. Journal of Ecology, 103(4), 978–989. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2745.12401.


Dupras, J., Messier, C. et Alam, M. (2015). How do different management practices affect the ecosystem services provided by vegetation underelectrical distribution lines? Agriculture and Urban Forestry.
Notes: Accepté


Nolet, P., Delagrange, S., Bannon, K., Messier, C. et Kneeshaw, D. (2015). Liming has a limited effect on sugar maple : American beech dynamics compared with beech sapling elimination and canopy opening. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 45(10), 1376–1386. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjfr-2015-0010.


Galicia, L.S., Potvin, C. et Messier, C. (2015). Maintaining the high diversity of pine and oak species in Mexican temperate forests : a new management approach combining functional zoning and ecosystem adaptability. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 45(10), 1358–1368. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjfr-2014-0561.


Lindenmayer, D., Messier, C., Paquette, A. et Hobbs, R.J. (2015). Managing tree plantations as novel socioecological systems : Australian and North American perspectives. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 45(10), 1427–1433. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjfr-2015-0072.


Tittler, R., Filotas, E., Kroese, J. et Messier, C. (2015). Maximizing conservation and production values with intensive forest management : it's all about location. Environmental Management, 56(5), 1104–1117. http://dx.doi.org/http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00267-015-0556-3.


Ameztegui, A., Coll, L. et Messier, C. (2015). Modelling the effect of climate-induced changes in recruitment and juvenile growth on mixed-forest dynamics : the case of montane–subalpine Pyrenean ecotones. Ecological Modelling : International Journal on Ecological Modelling and Systems Ecology, 313, 84–93. http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2015.06.029.


Ramirez, J.A., Posada, J.M., Handa, I.T., et al. (2015). Near‐infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) predicts non‐structural carbohydrate concentrations in different tissue types of a broad range of tree species. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 6(9), 1018–1025. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/2041-210X.12391.


Wallace, J., Aquilué, N., Archambault, C., et al. (2015). Present forest management structures and policies in temperate forests of Mexico : challenges and prospects for unique tree species assemblages. The Forestry Chronicle, 91(3), 306–317. http://dx.doi.org/10.5558/tfc2015-052.


Rivest, D., Paquette, A., Shipley, B., Reich, P.B. et Messier, C. (2015). Tree communities rapidly alter soil microbial resistance and resilience to drought. Functional Ecology, 29(4), 570–578. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2435.12364.


Alam, M., Olivier, A., Paquette, A., Dupras, J., Revéret, J.-P. et Messier, V. (2014). A general framework for the quantification and valuation of ecosystem services of tree-based intercropping systems. Agroforestry Systems : An International Journal Incorporating Agroforestry Forum, 88(4), 679–691. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10457-014-9681-x.


Nolet, P., Doyon, F. et Messier, C. (2014). A new silvicultural approach to the management of uneven-aged Northern hardwoods : frequent low-intensity harvesting. Forestry : An International Journal of Forest Research, 87(1), 39–48. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/forestry/cpt044.


Tobner, C.M., Paquette, A., Reich, P., Gravel, D. et Messier, C. (2014). Advancing biodiversity-ecosystem functioning science using high-density tree-based experiments over functional diversity gradients. Oecologia, 174(3), 609–621. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00442-013-2815-4.


Trottier-Picard, A., Thiffault, E., DesRochers, A., Paré, D., Thiffault, N. et Messier, C. (2014). Amounts of logging residues affect planting microsites : a manipulative study across northern forest ecosystems. Forest Ecology and Management, 312, 203–215. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2013.10.004.


Park, A., Puettmann, K., Wilson, E., Messier, C., Kames, S. et Dhar, A. (2014). Can boreal and temperate forest management be adapted to the uncertainties of the 21st century climate change? Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences, 33(4), 251–285. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07352689.2014.858956.


Ruiz-Benito, P., Gómez-Aparicio, L., Paquette, A., Messier, C., Kattge, J. et Zavala, M. (2014). Diversity increases carbon storage and tree productivity in Spanish forests. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 23(3), 311–322. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/geb.12126.
Notes: Première publication : 2013


Girard, F., Beaudet, M., Mailly, D. et Messier, C. (2014). Integrating climatic response in competition dependent tree-level growth models for northern hardwoods. Forest Ecology and Management, 323, 138–147. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2014.03.014.


McCavour, M., Paré, D., Messier. C., Thiffault, N. et Thiffault, E. (2014). Leaving forest harvest residue as discrete piles increases soil fertility, plant growth and reproduction, and resources for pollinators and frugivores. Soil Science Society of America Journal.

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Fedrowitz, K., Koricheva, J., Baker, S.C., et al. (2014). Review : can retention forestry help conserve biodiversity? A meta‐analysis. Journal of Applied Ecology, 51(6), 1669–1679. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1365-2664.12289.


Beaudet, M., Angers, V. et Messier, C. (2014). Seedbed proportions in and outside skid trails : temporal variation following selection cutting in northern hardwood forests. Forest Ecology and Management, 318, 151–157. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2014.01.001.


Nock, C.A., Taugourdeau, O., Work, T., Messier, C. et Kneeshaw, D. (2014). Urban forests on the front line. Science, 343(6168), 249. http://dx.doi.org/10.1126/science.343.6168.249-a.


Bouttier, L., Paquette, A., Messier, C., Rivest, D., Olivier, A. et Cogliastro, A. (2014). Vertical root separation and light interception in a temperate tree-based intercropping system of Eastern Canada. Agroforestry systems, 88(4), 693–706. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10457-014-9721-6.


Filotas, E., Parrott, L., Burton, P.J., et al. (2014). Viewing forests through the lens of complex systems science. Ecosphere, 5(1), 1–23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/ES13-00182.1.


Rivest, D., Paquette, A., Moreno, G. et Messier, C. (2013). A meta-analysis reveals mostly neutral influence of scattered trees on pasture yield along with some contrasted effects depending on functional groups and rainfall conditions. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment, 165, 74–79. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agee.2012.12.010.


Nock, C., Taugourdeau, O., Delagrange, S. et Messier, C. (2013). Assessing the potential of low-cost 3D cameras for the rapid measurement of plant woody structure. Sensors, 13(12), 16216–16233. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/s131216216.


Witté, I., Kneeshaw, D. et Messier, C. (2013). Do partial cuts create forest complexity? A new approach to measuring the complexity of forest patterns using photographs and the mean information gain. The Forestry Chronicle, 89(3), 340–349. http://dx.doi.org/10.5558/tfc2013-064.


Nock, C.A., Paquette, A., Follett, M., Nowak, D.J. et Messier, C. (2013). Effects of urbanization on tree species functional diversity in eastern North America. Ecosystems, 16(8), 1487–1497. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10021-013-9697-5.


Patry, C., Kneeshaw, D., Wyatt, S., Grenon, F. et Messier, C. (2013). Forest ecosystem management in North America : from theory to practice. The Forestry Chronicle, 89(4), 525–537. http://dx.doi.org/10.5558/tfc2013-093.


Nock, C.A., Greene, D., Delagrange, S., Follett, M., Fournier, R. et Messier, C. (2013). In Situ quantification of experimental ice accretion on tree crowns using terrestrial laser scanning. PLOS ONE, 8(5). http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0064865.
Notes: Art. No. : e64865


Tobner, C.M., Paquette, A. et Messier, C. (2013). Interspecific coordination and intraspecific plasticity of fine root traits in North American temperate tree species. Frontiers in Plant Science, 4(242), 72–93. http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpls.2013.00242.


Bilodeau-Gauthier, S., Paré, D., Messier, C. et Bélanger, N. (2013). Root production of hybrid poplars and nitrogen mineralization improve following mounding of boreal Podzols. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 43(12), 1092–1103. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/cjfr-2013-0338.


St-Denis, A., Messier, C. et Kneeshaw, D. (2013). Seed size, the only factor positively affecting direct seeding success in an abandoned field in Quebec, Canada. Forests, 4(2), 500–516. http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/f4020500.


Graham-Sauvé, L., Work, T.T., Kneeshaw, D. et Messier, C. (2013). Shelterwood and multicohort management have similar initial effects on ground beetle assemblages in boreal forests. Forest Ecology and Management, 306, 266–274. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2013.06.019.


Rivest, D., Lorente, M., Olivier, A. et Messier, C. (2013). Soil biochemical properties and microbial resilience in agroforestry systems : effects on wheat growth under controlled drought and flooding conditions. Science of the Total Environment, 463-464, 51–60. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.05.071.


Lindenmayer, D.B., Franklin, J.F., Lõhmus, A., et al. (2012). A major shift to the retention approach for forestry can help resolve some global forest sustainability issues. Conservation Letters : a Journal of the Society for Conservation Biology, 5(6), 421–431. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1755-263X.2012.00257.x.


Tittler, R., Messier, C. et Fall, A. (2012). Concentrating anthropogenic disturbance to balance ecological and economic values : applications to forest management. Ecological Applications : a Publication of the Ecological Society of America, 22(4), 1268–1277. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/11-1680.1.


Posada, J.M., Sievänen, R., Messier, C., Perttunen, J., Nikinmaa, E. et Lechowicz, M.J. (2012). Contributions of leaf photosynthetic capacity, leaf angle and self-shading to the maximization of net photosynthesis in Acer saccharum: a modelling assessment. Annals of Botany, 110(3), 731–741. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/aob/mcs106.


Seiferling, I.S., Proulx, R., Peres-Neto, P.R., Fahrig, L. et Messier, C. (2012). Measuring protected-area isolation and correlations of isolation with land-use intensity and protection status. Conservation Biology, 26(4), 610–618. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1523-1739.2011.01674.x.


Paquette, A., Fontaine, B., Berninger, F., et al. (2012). Norway maple displays greater seasonal growth and phenotypic plasticity to light than native sugar maple. Tree Physiology, 32(11), 1339–1347. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/treephys/tps092.


Gustafsson, L., Baker, S.C., Bauhus, J., et al. (2012). Retention forestry to maintain multifunctional forests : a world perspective. BioScience, 62(7), 633–645. http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/bio.2012.62.7.6.


Boivin, F., Paquette, A., Racine, P. et Messier, C. (2011). A fast and reliable method for the delineation of tree crown outlines for the computation of crown openness values and other crown parameters. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 41(9), 1827–1835. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/x11-107.


Bilodeau-Gauthier, S., Houle, D., Gagnon, C., Côté, B. et Messier, C. (2011). Assessment of sugar maple tree growth in relation to the partitioning of elements in xylem along a soil acidity gradient. Forest Ecology and Management, 261(1), 95–104. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2010.09.035.


Messier, C., Bélanger, N., Brisson, J., Lechowicz, M.J. et Gravel, D. (2011). Comments on “Present-day expansion of American beech in northeastern harwood forests : does soil base status matter?”. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 41(3), 649–653. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/X10-239.
Notes: NSERC


Messier, C. et Puettmann, K.J. (2011). Forests as complex adaptive systems : implications for forest management and modelling. The Italian Journal of Mountain and Forest Environments (L’Italia Forestale e Montana), 66(3), 249–258. http://dx.doi.org/10.4129/ifm.2011.3.11.


Malo, C. et Messier, C. (2011). Impact of primary and secondary machinery tracks on fine root growth of sugar maple after selection cutting. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 41(4), 892–897. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/x10-245.


Hartmann, H. et Messier, C. (2011). Interannual variation in competitive interactions from natural and anthropogenic disturbances in a temperate forest tree species: Implications for ecological interpretation. Forest Ecology and Management, 261(11), 1936–1944. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2011.02.018.


Bilodeau-Gauthier, S., Paré, D., Messier, C. et Bélanger, N. (2011). Juvenile growth of hybrid poplars on acidic boreal soil determined by environmental effects of soil preparation, vegetation control, and fertilization. Forest Ecology and Management, 261(3), 620–629. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2010.11.016.
Notes: FQRNT, NSERC


Beaudet, M., Harvey, B.D., Messier, C., et al. (2011). Managing understory light conditions in boreal mixedwoods through variation in the intensity and spatial pattern of harvest: A modelling approach. Forest Ecology and Management, 261(1), 84–94. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2010.09.033.


Domenicano, S., Coll, L., Messier, C. et Berninger, F. (2011). Nitrogen forms affect root structure and water uptake in the hybrid poplar. New Forests, 42(3), 347–362. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11056-011-9256-x.
Notes: FQRNT


Coll, L., González-Olabarria, J.R., Mola-Yudego, B., Pukkala, T. et Messier, C. (2011). Predicting understory maximum shrubs cover using altitude and overstory basal area in different Mediterranean forests. European Journal of Forest Research, 130(1), 55–65. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10342-010-0395-y.


Coll, L., Schneider, R., Berninger, F., Domenicano, S. et Messier, C. (2011). Quantifying the effect of nitrogen-induced physiological and structural changes on poplar growth using a carbon-balance model. Tree Physiology, 31(4), 381–390. http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/treephys/tpr013.


Gravel, D., Beaudet, M. et Messier, C. (2011). Sapling age structure and growth series reveal a shift in recruitment dynamics of sugar maple and American beech over the last 40 years. Canadian Journal of Forest Research/Revue canadienne de recherche forestière, 41(4), 873–880. http://dx.doi.org/10.1139/x10-242.


Vanderwel, M.C., Caspersen, J.P., Malcolm, J.R., Papaik, M.J. et Messier, C. (2011). Structural changes and potential vertebrate responses following simulated partial harvesting of boreal mixedwood stands. Forest Ecology and Management, 261(8), 1362–1371. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foreco.2011.01.016.
Notes: NSERC


Paquette, A. et Messier, C. (2011). The effect of biodiversity on tree productivity : from temperate to boreal forests. Global Ecology and Biogeography, 20(1), 170–180. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1466-8238.2010.00592.x.
Notes: Publié en ligne en septembre 2010; NSERC


Aubin, I., Garbe, C.M., Colombo, S., et al. (2011). Why we disagree about assisted migration : ethical implications of a key debate regarding the future of Canada's forests. The Forestry Chronicle, 87(6), 755–765. http://dx.doi.org/10.5558/tfc2011-092.


Messier, C., Puettmann, K.J. et Coates, K.D. (2013). A new integrative framework for understanding and managing the world forest : the complex adaptive system. Dans C. Messier, K.J. Puettmann et K.D. Coates (dir.). Managing forests as complex adaptive systems : building resilience to the challenge of global change. London : Routledge.


Paquette, A. et Messier, C. (2013). Managing tree plantations as complex adaptive systems. Dans C. Messier, K.J. Puettmann et D. Coates (dir.). Managing forests as complex adaptive systems : building resilience to the challenge of global change. London : Routledge.


Doyon, F., Sturtevant, B.R., Papaik, M., et al. (2012). Assessing knowledge ambiguity in the creation of a model based on expert knowledge and comparison with the results of a landscape succession model in central Labrador. Dans Perera A., A. Drew et Johnson C. (dir.). Expert knowledge and its application in landscape ecology (p. 189–210). New York : Springer.


McAfee, B., de Camino, R., Burton, P., et al. (2010). Managing forested landscapes for socio-ecological resilience. Dans G. Mery, P. Katila, G. Galloway, et al. (dir.). Forests and society : responding to global drivers of change (volume 25) (p. 401–439). Vienne, Autriche : IUFRO. Récupéré de http://www.iufro.org/science/special/wfse/forests-society-global-drivers/.


Messier, C. (dir.), Puettmann, K.J. (dir.) et Coates, D. (dir.). (2013). Managing forests as complex adaptive systems : building resilience to the challenge of global change. New York : Routlegde.


Putmann, K.J. (dir.), Coates, K.D. (dir.) et Messier. C. (dir.). (2008). A critique of sylviculture : managing for complexity. Washington : Island Press.

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Distinctions
  • Prix Acfas - Michel-Jurdant 2010 (Sciences de l'environnement), 2010
  • Prix des présidents d'excellence du Réseau de Centres d'Excellence du Canada, 2006
  • Prix d'excellence en Sciences forestières de l'Institut de foresterie du Canada, 2006
  • Membre honoraire de l'Association des Biologistes du Québec (ABQ), 2006
  • Sélectionné par l'UQAM pour la mise en candidature de la prestigieuse bourse STEACIE du CRSNG, 2000
  • Ingénieur forestier de l'année 2000 par l'Ordre des Ing. For. du Québec, 2000
Services à la collectivité

Membre du CA Kenauk Nature, 2016-
Directeur de l'Institut de la Forêt tempérée (ISFORT), 2003-
Comité des locaux, 2007-
Directeur du Centre d'étude de la forêt (CEF), 2006-2012
Directeur scientifique du RLQ, 2002-2006
Directeur du GREFi, 2002-2005
Directeur du GREF, GREFi, Co-leader du Réseau GDF, Co-directeur, 1995-2002
Ligniculture-Québec, Comité des locaux
Responsable des séminaires départementaux, 1993-1994
Membre du Comité d'élaboration de problèmes pour le nouveau baccalauréat en sciences biologiques par apprentissage par problèmes (APPP)
Responsable des séminaires du GREF, 1992-1994
Délégué au SPUQ, 1992-1993

Intérêts de recherche

Département des sciences biologiques

Le Département des sciences biologiques de l’UQAM est l’un des départements les plus dynamiques au Canada, profitant d’un des plus haut taux de subventions de recherche. La plupart de ses chercheurs sont regroupés au sein d’équipes de recherche de pointe en écologie, santé environnementale et toxicologie, et biotechnologies.

Coordonnées

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