Natural Products Chemistry & Research

ISSN - 2329-6836

Yousry A. El-Kassaby

Yousry A. El-Kassaby

Yousry A. El-Kassaby Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences Faculty of Forestry University of British Columbia Vancouver BC Canada Tel: +1-(604)822-1821


Yousry A El-Kassaby is working in the Department of Forest and Conservation Sciences, Faculty of Forestry, University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada. Yousry is Head of the Department of Forest Resources Management at UBC, and the holder an NSERC Industry Senior Research Chair (IRC) in Applied Forest Genetics and Biotechnology. Yousry graduated with a PhD from UBC and has returned here with over 20 years of extensive research and applied forest industry/biotechnology start-up experience under his belt. Yousry’s research focuses on forest tree improvement delivery systems and the use of modern biotechnology and genomics tools to increase their efficiency and effectiveness. He collaborates extensively with BC Ministry of Forests and Range scientists, forest industry practitioners and forest genetics researchers nationally and internationally.

Research Interest

His main research of interest Forestry, Forest Genetics and Biotechnology.




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