Alex Lewis, BSc

Alex LewisAssistant Diagnostician

Email: alex.j.lewis@forestry.gsi.gov.uk

Tel: +44 (0)300 067 5676

Address:
Forest Research
Alice Holt Lodge
Farnham
Surrey
GU10 4LH
UK

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).

Current role

Assistant Diagnostician Forest Pathology

Current programmes

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.