Sylvie Bellerose, B. Sc.

Sylvie Bellerose

Research Assistant

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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

Maxime Lefebvre, research assistant

Maxime Lefebvre

Research Assistant

450 653-7368
ext 321

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Franz Vanoosthuyse, research assistant

Franz Vanoosthuyse

Research Assistant

450 653-7368
ext 361

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Joël D'Astous-Pagé, research assistant

Joël D'Astous-Pagé

Research Assistant

418 643-2380
ext 420

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