Postdocs + Researchers


  David J. Jackson
Postdoctoral researcher

David has joined FRESH in summer 2017. He holds a Master’s in Forestry from Auburn University (Alabama), a PhD in Forest Resources from Mississippi State University, as well as a PhD in Forest Policy from the University of Idaho.With his broad expertise in the are of forest management, forest economics, forest policy and wood utilization David will be contributing to a variety of project at FRESH.

   Placeholder_Vertical Gregory Paradis
Postdoctoral researcher

Gregory is a registered professional forester and engineer, and has several years expert consulting experience building wood supply model and other decision support tools. He completed a PhD and postdoctoral research fellowship at Université Laval in collaboration with the FORAC Research Consortium. At FRESH, Gregory will be  working in collaboration with the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS) to design models to evaluate and recommend potential climate change mitigation portfolios to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and increase sinks through forest management, forest conservation and the use of harvested wood.

Saeed Placeholder_Vertical Saeed Ghafghazi
Postdoctoral researcherSaeed is a researcher at FRESH since he finished his PhD on “Multi Criteria Evaluation of Wood Pellet Utilization in District Heating Systems” in 2011. Before joining UBC Saeed earned a Bachelor degree in Industrial Engineering from Isfahan University of Technology (Iran), as well as a Masters degree in Industrial Engineering from Sharif University of Technology (Iran). Since 2016 Saeed has started working as a sessional lecturer in the Forestry undergraduate program at the faculty.

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