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Département de Biologie /
Pavillon Alexandre-Vachon
1045, av. de la Médecine, local 2078
Université Laval
Québec (Québec) G1V 0A6
Canada
Phone : +1 418 656 5193

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Olivier Jacques

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Olivier
Jacques
Master

Phone : 418-656-2131

 

Education

M. Sc. Geographical Sciences (2015-présent)
Université Laval, Quebec, Canada
Topic: Paleolimnological reconstruction of the trophic history of lake Carheil, Fermont (Quebec, Canada) (Supervisor: Reinhard Pienitz)

B. Sc. Biology (2012-2014)
Université Laval, Quebec, Canada

Research interests:

- Anthropogenic influence on the evolution of lakes
- Distribution and diversity of diatoms

Research experience:

Introduction to research, B. Sc. course (2014)
Topic: Analysis of diatoms in surficial sediments of ponds and lakes in Wapusk National Park (Manitoba, Canada) (Supervisor: Reinhard Pienitz)
Université Laval, Quebec, Canada

Research assistant (Summer 2014). Limnology/Paleolimnology (professor: Reinhard Pienitz)
Laboratory of Aquatic Paleoecology and Center for Northern Studies, Université Laval, Quebec, Canada

Research assistant (Summer 2013). Forestry genomics (professor: John Mackay)
Institute for Integrative Systems Biology (IBIS) and Center for Forest Research, Université Laval, Quebec, Canada

Publications:

Jacques, O., F. Bouchard, L. A. MacDonald, R. I. Hall, B. B. Wolfe, and R. Pienitz. Distribution and diversity of diatom assemblages in surficial sediments of shallow lakes in Wapusk National Park (Manitoba, Canada) region of the Hudson Bay Lowlands. Submitted to Ecology and Evolution.