Dr. Leslie Simpson

About The Senior Lecturer

Qualifications:

- 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
    Guyana
  • (592)-222-5424
    (592)-222-3599
  • faf@uog.edu.gy