Canadian Forest Service employee directory

James Brandt

Senior Science Advisor
National Capital Region
Science Policy Integration Branch
580 Booth Street
Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0E4

Tel.: (343) 292-8576


  • Provides science and policy advice to the department on matters related to boreal forest ecology, disturbance agents, and health and productivity
  • Focuses on understanding natural and anthropogenic factors affecting boreal forest ecosystems, including interactions and synergies among disturbance agents
  • Develops tools for display and visualization of spatial data


  • BSc, Forestry, 1987, University of Toronto
  • MSc, Forestry, 1992, University of Toronto
  • PhD, Forest Biology & Management, 2004, University of Alberta