DAVIDSON, ALEXANDER was born on November 6, 1934 in Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom.
University of Aberdeen, Scotland, 1952-1956, Bachelor of Science (Honours). Cambridge University, 1956-1957, Diploma Agr Science(s). Imperial College of Science(s), United Kingdom, 1957-1958, Diploma of Membership of the Imperial College of Science and Technology.
University of California, 1968-1973, Doctor of Philosophy. Spoken languages: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish.
Principal Tech Advisor, Tech Advisor Division, Bureau(s) for Program Policy & Evaluation, United Nations Development Programme since 1991. Tech Advisor, Tech Advisor Division, United Nations Development Program, New York, 1982-1985. Deputy Resident Representative, United Nations Development Program, Tunisia, 1979-1982.
Tech Advisor, TAD, United Nations Development Program, New York, 1973-1979. Entomologist, University of California, Berkeley, 1968-1973. Entomologist, Institute of Agr Rch, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Ethiopia, 1966-1968.
Entomologist, SUDENE, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, Brazil, 1964-1966. Entomologist, Nyanza Province, Ministry of Agriculture, Kenya, 1958-1963.
Member Entomological Society of America. Socio da Sociedade Entomologica do Brasil. Commonwealth Trust; Fellow, Royal Entomological Society.
Agricultural production in developing countries, especially by small farmers. Crop and livestock protection through integrated pest management. Jogging, running, hillwalking, sailing.