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Gulf Coast Research and Education Center

Gulf Coast Research and Education Center

Dr. Fahiem El Borai

Research Assistant Scientist

Dr. Fahiem EL-Borai appointment focuses on both Research and strawberry International Outreach: his research part focus on the interactions between plant parasitic, insect parasitic (entomopathogenic) nematodes and other soil organisms in the strawberry and other vegetable crops soil food web; the use of entomopathogenic nematodes as biocontrol agents against target insects. His International Outreach focus on dissemination of information to academic and private institutions worldwide involved in the research and/or propagation of University of Florida strawberry varieties.


Rm. 173
Gulf Coast Research and Education Center
14625 CR 672
Wimauma, FL 33598

EL-Borai CV 2021

  • Education


    • PhD., Entomology and Nematology, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA. 2001.
    • Sc., Agricultural Zoology (Nematology), University of EL-Zagazig, Egypt. 1993.
    • B.Sc., Plant Protection, University of El Zagazig, Egypt. 1987.