Blandine Marie Ivette Nacoulma

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  • Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program
  • 2017-18
  • Burkina Faso

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  • Fulbright Visiting Scholar Program

  • Burkina Faso

  • 2017-18

University Ouaga I, Joseph Ki-Zerbo

Faculty Host: Daniel Potter
Faculty Host Contact: dpotter@ucdavis.edu

Dr. Nacoulma holds a Master’s degree and a Ph.D. in Plant Biology and Ecology from the University of Ouagadougou. She teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses in Botany, Plant Biology and Ecology. Dr Nacoulma research activities are focused on the diversity, production, uses, ethno-ecology, ethnobotany and conservation of indigenous trees important for the livelihoods of rural communities in Burkina Faso. During her Fulbright Scholarship she will study the functional traits of the baobab (Adansonia digitata L.) as a baseline for its conservation in situ.

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