Dr. Sirpaul Jaikishun

About the Lecturer II

Prior to joining the Department of Biology in 2010, Mr. Jaikishun served as a senior school teacher and lecturer at the Cyril Potter College of Education, Ministry of Education. He earned his BSc (Biology) and MSc (Forest Biology) degrees from the University of Guyana. He is currently serving as an Assistant Chief Examiner for the Caribbean Examinations Council’s Examinations in Human and Social Biology. He has membership with Caribbean Academy of Sciences (CAS), The Physiological Society and American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).


He has jointly published in peer reviewed journals and book chapters. His teaching areas encapsulate courses in plant biology and research interests include vermi technology, organic farming, earthworm taxonomy, environmental pollution and plant genetics.

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