Bernard Paul graduated from St. Andrew's College, Gorakhpur, India. Paul was a Lecturer at Lucknow Christian College, Lucknow, India (from 1973 to 1975); an Assistant at "Institut de Technologie Agricole," Mostaganem, Algeria (from 1976 to 1978); a Lecturer at the Université d'Oran, Algeria (from 1978 to 1990); a Reader at the Faculté de Pharmacie, Université de Lille, France (from 1990 to 1994). Paul submitted the "HDR" (Habilitation de diriger la recherche, highest French degree) at the University of Lille (1992). Paul has been a Professor at the Université de Bourgogne, Dijon, France since 1994 (subjects taught: botany, plant pathology, microbiology, and mycology). Paul has over 70 international publications and is a Specialist of the genus Pythium (described at least 30 new species). Paul has one international patent on the "biocontrol of grapevine diseases by the use of antagonist microorganisms and is working to find alternatives to the chemical pesticides and fungicides.
Biography Updated on 15 December 2011