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The Scientific Director is responsible for the scientific oversight of iBOL and is a member of the Board of Directors. The Scientific Director also chairs meetings of the Scientific Steering Committee, approves all reports from the Executive Director before they are submitted to the Board of Directors and communicates scientific progress to the Scientific Advisory Board.

Scientific Director

Dr. Paul D. N. Hebert is the Scientific Director of iBOL and Director of both the Biodiversity Institute of Ontario and the Canadian Barcode of Life Network. A native of Kingston (Ontario), Dr. Hebert completed his undergraduate work at Queen’s University...Read more


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