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Nicola La Porta

Nicola La Porta, Italian plant pathologist, biotechnologist. Grantee Public Educational Department Italy, 1991, Center International Mobility, 1992; Human Capital & Mobility Programme fellow, 1993. Leader Italian Catholic Scout Association, 1971-1986; teacher Social National Service, Florence, 1986-1987. Member Integrated Pest Management (Italian representative), Society Italiana Patologia Vegetale, Society Italiana Ecology and Selvicoltura.

Background

  • Porta, Nicola La was born on July 9, 1961 in Prato, Italy. Son of Agostino and Elda Elvira (Bucci) La Porta.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts in Forest Science with honors, University Florence, Italy, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy in Forest Pathology, University Florence, Italy, 1995.

    Career

    • Researcher Institute Silviculture-U. Florence, 1989-1990, Institute Forest Tree Breeding-National Council Research, Florence, 1990-1991, Institute De Dorschkamp, Wageningen, The Netherlands, 1991-1992, Institute Forest Pathology-National Research Council, Florence, 1992-1993, University Helsinki, Finland, 1993-1997. Senior researcher department natural resources and environmental Agricultural Institute S. Michele a/Adige, Italy, since 1997.

    Works

    • Contributor 40 articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Leader Italian Catholic Scout Association, 1971-1986. Teacher Social National Service, Florence, 1986-1987. Member Integrated Pest Management (Italian representative), Society Italiana Patologia Vegetale, Society Italiana Ecology and Selvicoltura.

    Personality

    Interests

    Biking, walking, reading, adventure expeditions, computers.

    Connections

    • father: Agostino Porta
    • mother: Elda Elvira (Bucci) La Porta
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    Born July 9, 1961
    (age 56)
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    • 1989
      University Florence
    • 1995
      University Florence
    • 1989 - 1990
      Researcher, Institute Silviculture-U. Florence
    • 1990 - 1991
      Researcher, Institute Silviculture-U. Florence
      Florence, Colorado, United States
    • 1991 - 1992
      Researcher, Institute Silviculture-U. Florence
      Wageningen, Gelderland, Netherlands
    • 1992 - 1993
      Researcher, Institute Silviculture-U. Florence
      Florence, Colorado, United States
    • 1993 - 1997
      Researcher, Institute Silviculture-U. Florence
      Finland
    • 1997
      senior, researcher department natural resources and environmental Agricultural Institute S. Michele a/Adige
      Italy