Kryshen Alexander M.Sign in
- Director of the Forest Research Institute KarRC RAS
- Chief Researcher in the Laboratory for Boreal Forest Dynamics and Production Forest Research Institute KarRC RAS
Academic degree: Doctor (DSc) of Biology (2005)
Academic status: Senior Researcher
Honorary title: Honored Scientist of Republic of Karelia (2009)
Award: Honorary Diploma from the RAS Presidium and RAS Trade Union (2006)
Scientific speciality: biologist, botanist, forest scientist
Major research trends: landscape ecology, forestry, forest resources, phytosociology, reforestation, nature protection (incl. forest conservation)
Scientific publications: author of more than 240 papers
Scietific-organizational and expert activities:
- Chairman of the Scientific Council of the Forest Research Institute of Karelian Research Centre of Russian Academy of Sciences;
- Deputy chairman of Scientific Council of the Russian Academy of Sciences on Forestry
- Association of experts of Russian Academy of Sciences;
- Scientific Council of the Russian Academy of Sciences for the study of biodiversity and biological resources;
- Scientific Council of the Karelian Research Centre of Russian Academy of Sciences;
- Expert Advisory Council on the Forest Complex under the Committee of the Federation Council on Agrarian, Food and Environment Policy of Federation Council of the Russian Federal Assembly.
Associate Editor for peer-reviewed scientific journals «Rastitelnye Resursy» (Plant Resources), «Sibirskij Lesnoj Zurnal» (Siberian Journal of Forest Science), «Issues of forest science», «Transactions of Karelian Research Centre of Russian Academy of Science», Editor-in-Charge for «Biogeography» Series.
Born on September 21, 1959 in Petrozavodsk.
EDUCATION: Leningrad State University (at the present time – Saint Petersburg State University), Department of Biology and Soil (at the present time – Faculty of Biology) (1978-1983)
ACADEMIC DEGREE Doctor of Biological Sciences in Botany and Ecology (2005), Candidate of Biological Sciences (PhD) in Botany (1993)
Director, Forest Research Institute of the Karelian Research Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences (since 2013), Leading Researcher, Laboratory for Boreal Forest Dynamics and Productivity, Forest Research Institute , of the Karelian Research Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences (since 2006)
YEARS WITH THE ORGANIZATION since 1983