Charles Vincent

Charles Vincent (Canada) born in 1953. He completed a B.Sc. in Agriculture at Université Laval (Quebec City, Canada), a M.Sc. and a Ph.D. (1983) in Entomology at McGill University (Montreal, Canada). Since 1983, he worked as an entomologist for the Horticultural Research and Development Center (Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada) at Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec, Canada. In 1984, he has been appointed adjunct professor at the Macdonald Campus of McGill University. He has been appointed as adjunct at Université du Québec à Montréal in 1992, and, since 2000, is invited professor at l’Université de Picardie Jules Verne (Amiens, France). His research focus is on the management of insect populations of horticultural importance with biological (including biopesticides) and physical control methods. To date he published 178 scientific and more than 200 technical papers. He edited 24 books or technical bulletins and did > 500 presentations worldwide. He received numerous awards, notably the Gold Medal of the Entomological Society of Canada, the L. O. Howard Distinguished Achievement Award from the Entomological Society of America (Eastern Branch), and the Distinguished Scientist Award from the Entomological Society of America (International Branch). He is a Fellow of the Entomological Society of America, the Royal Entomological Society (London, U.K.), and the Entomological Society of Canada.

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