Sylvie Bellerose, B. Sc.

Sylvie Bellerose, research assistant - IRDA

Sylvie Bellerose

Research Assistant

450 653-7368
ext 712

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Sylvie Bellerose holds a bachelor's degree in biological sciences from Université de Montréal. Prior to joining IRDA she supervised a beneficial insect production facility and then worked at Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada as an acarology-entomology technician. In June 2019, Sylvie was appointed as a research assistant at IRDA. Over the years she has been involved in various fruit entomology projects aimed at reducing the impact of pesticide use and developing alternative pest management strategies. She is currently working on various market gardening projects with an emphasis on organic production.

Area(s) of Expertise

  • Biology and ecology of crop pests and natural enemies
  • Biological control
  • Invasive exotic species
  • Climate change
  • Taxonomy
  • Apple production

Sylvie Bellerose has worked at IRDA for over 20 years and has held a variety of jobs in both research and management.


See also

Claude-Alla Joseph, research assistant

Claude-Alla Joseph

Research Assistant

418 643-2380
ext 883

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Maude Langelier, research assistant

Maude Langelier

Research Assistant

418 643-2380
ext 647

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Dan Zegan, technology transfer agent

Dan Zegan

Technology Transfer Agent

418 643-2380
ext 412

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