Kryshen Alexander M.
- Director of the Forest Research Institute KarRC RAS
- Chief Research Associate in the Laboratory for Boreal Forest Dynamics and Production Forest Research Institute KarRC RAS
- Chief Research Associate in the Department of Multidisciplinary Scientific Research 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: phytosociology, floristic methods, forestry, reforestation
Scientific publications: author of more than 180 papers
Scietific-organizational and expert activities:
Member of the: Presidium of the Russian Botanical Society; Presidium of the Karelian Research Centre of Russian Academy of Sciences; Scientific Council of the Forest Research Institute and Scientific Council of the Institute of Economics of Karelian Research Centre of Russian Academy of Sciences; of bureau of Scientific Council of the Russian Academy of Sciences on Forestry, Scientific Council of the Russian Academy of Sciences on Botany; Board of Councillors of the Ministry on Nature Use and Ecology of the Republic of Karelia. Deputy Editor-in-Chief for peer-reviewed scientific journal «Transactions of Karelian Research Centre of Russian Academy of Science», Editor-in-Charge for «Biogeography» Series, Associate Editor for peer-reviewed scientific journals «Rastitelnye Resursy» (Plant Resources) and «Sibirskij Lesnoj Zurnal» (Siberian Journal of Forest Science).
Born on September 21, 1959 in Petrozavodsk. In 1976 graduated from the Department of Biology and Soil, Leningrad State University. In 1993 defended the Candidate (PhD) thesis and in 2005 defended Doctor of Science thesis