Bachelor's in Forestry and Agronomy, University of Abomey-Calavi, Benin; Master's in Biometry and PhD in Biometry and Forest Modelling, Gembloux Agricultural University, Belgium. 2002-07, Biometrician, National Institute of Agricultural Research, Benin; since 2007, Associate Professor in Biometry and Forestry, University of Abomey-Calavi; concurrently, Professor in Biostatistics, Ghana, Gabon, Togo and Niger. Member: African Forest Research Network; International Statistical Institute; Statistical Pan African Society; Third World Academy of Sciences. Author of books and scientific articles. Recipient of awards and honours. Expertise/interests: development of efficient forest inventory designs in West Africa, modelling of population dynamics of natural stands of native forest species in West Africa and structural study of natural stands of native forest species.