Membership Category

  • Regular


  • Université Laval


  • Biology and Related Sciences
  • Forest Engineering


  • Forest carbon
  • Forest management
  • Wood products
  • Climate change mitigation
  • Bioenergy

Scientific activities and affiliations

  • Renewable Materials Research Center
  • Interdisciplinary research center for operationalizing sustainable development (CIRODD)
  • Quebec Intelligent Energy Network (RQEI)


Evelyne Thiffault is a forest engineer (graduated from Université Laval in 2001), and holds a PhD in forest sciences (2006), also from Université Laval. She is Professor in the Department of Wood and Forest Sciences, and Scientific Director of Forêt Montmorency, a teaching and research forest. Her work focuses on the role of forestry in the energy transition and climate change mitigation.

Affiliated research axes

Change and Transition Management

Planning Optimization

Resource and Product Maximization

Policy levers

The RRECQ is supported by the Fonds de recherche du Québec.
Fonds de recherche - Québec