Faculty of Agriculture
Institute of Zootechnics
Laboratory of Animal Genetics

Stéphane Joost, PhD

Position: MFSA Fellowship

Address: Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
Laboratorio di Genetica Animale
via Emilia Parmense, 84
29100 - Piacenza (Italy)

Tel: +39 0523 599 205

Fax: +39 0523 599 276

E-mail: stephane.joost@econogene.eu

Tasks: GIS, Spatial Analysis, Landscape Genomics

Projects: GLOBALDIV, FIRB piattaforma

In 2006 Stéphane received his PhD from the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL, Switzerland) with the thesis "The Geographic Dimension of Genetic Diversity : a GIScience Contribution for the Conservation of Animal Genetic Resources".

He collaborated with the Laboratory of Animal Genetics since 2001 in the context of the ECONOGENE project. He is in charge of the geographic analysis of genetic information.

In 2007, he received the first William L. Garrison Award for best dissertation in computational geography by the Association of American Geographers (AAG).

Contact: Lab of Animal Genetics, Institute of Zootechnics, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore
via Emilia Parmense, 84 - 29100 Piacenza - Italy
Tel.+390523599482 - Fax.+390523599276 - E-mail: lab.animalgenetics-pc@unicatt.it
Last update: 10/02/2010