Dr. Leslie Simpson

About The Senior Lecturer


- Bachelor of Science in Agriculture (Hons.), University of the West Indies St. Augustine (1972).


- Master of Science in Agriculture, University of the West Indies (1979).


- Doctor of Philosophy in Agriculture, University of the West Indies (1985).


- Certificate of participation in the first Beahrs Environmental Leadership programme, University of California, Berkeley (2001).


- Certificate in “Organic farming for entrepreneurs”, a course of the Agri-distance learning and training centre (ADLTC) of IICA Office, Jamaica (2002).


- International Organic Inspectors Association (IOIA) of the United States of America (USA) Organic Inspector’s Certificate (2003).


Research Interests:

- Management of degraded soils


- Management of Problem soils in Guyana and the Caribbean


- Soil and water management in relation to projected future climate in the Caribbean as a result of global warming


- Organic Farming


Contact Us

Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry

  • University of Guyana, Turkeyen Campus
    Greater Georgetown
  • (592)-222-5424
  • faf@uog.edu.gy