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Alice Holt Lodge
Alex graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 2014 with a BSc (Hons) in Forest Sciences. During his degree, Alex spent a year working for Forestry Commission Scotland in the West Argyll Forest district (2012-2013) as part of the student sandwich placement. After graduating Alex joined Forest Research as an assistant pathology diagnostician in the Tree Health Diagnostic and Advisory Service in 2014.
Prior to starting his degree, Alex studied a National Diploma in Arboriculture (2005-2008).
Assistant Diagnostician Forest Pathology
Advisory and Extension
Main recent publications
Pérez-Sierra A., Gorton C., Lewis A., Kalantarzadeh M., Sancisi-Frey S., Brown A.V., Hendry S. 2015. First report of shoot blight caused by Sirococcus tsugae on Atlantic cedar (Cedrus atlantica) in Britain.