Seung-Il Lee

Seung-Il Lee

Assistant Professor

Phone Number: 
+1 807-343-8010ext. 8666
Office Location: 
BB 1007E
Office Hours: 
Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Academic Qualifications: 

Ph.D. in Forest Biology and Management, Department of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta, Canada, 2016.
M.Sc. in Entomology, Department of Biology, Chungnam National University, Korea, 2007.
B.Sc. in Biology, Department of Biology, Kangwon National University, Korea, 2005.

Date joined Lakehead: 
January, 2022
Previous Teaching/Work: 

Mitacs Accelerate Postdoctoral Fellowship: Science Department, University of Alberta Augustana Campus/Department of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta/Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute, 2021.
Research Scientist/Systematics Assistant: Northern Forestry Centre, Canadian Forest Service, Government of Canada, 2017-2020.
Independent Contractor: Environment and Climate Change Canada, Government of Canada, 2018-2019.
Postdoctoral Fellowship: Department of Renewable Resources, University of Alberta, 2016-2017.

Research Interests: 

Biodiversity responses to forest harvest
Variable retention harvest and its impact on arthropod community
Responses of cryophilic (cold-adapted) insects to climate change
Saproxylic insects and deadwood classification
Insect pest assessment
Beetle systematics