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About Monique Leclerc

Monique Leclerc (Summary)
All Dates–Present
UGA Academic Appointments
Member, Water Resources at UGA, University of Georgia, May 28,2015–Present
Member, Academy of the Environment, University of Georgia, May 27, 2015–Present
Regents’ Professor, University of Georgia, July 1, 2009–Present
Professor, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, University of Georgia, July 1, 2002–Present
Graduate Program Faculty, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, University of Georgia, April 3, 1996–Present
Member, Climate & Society Initiative, University of Georgia, March 19, 2012–March 25, 2012
Associate Professor, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, University of Georgia, July 1, 1995–June 30, 2002
Non-UGA Academic Appointments
Distinguished Professor, King Mongkut University, December 23, 2013–Present
Adjunct Faculty, State Key Laboratory, Peking University, July 1, 2008–Present
Guest Professor, Energy and Environment (JGSEE), King Mongkut University, July 20, 2007–Present
Honorary Professor, Dept Agronomy, Chiang Mai University, March 2, 2002–September 17, 2010
Adjunct Professsor, Dept. Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, McGill University, July 1, 1991–June 30, 1998
Adjunct Professor, Environmental Sciences Faculty, University of Quebec at Montreal, July 1, 1991–June 30, 1995
Full Member, Center for Global and Climate Change Research, McGill University, July 1, 1990–June 30, 1997
Associate Professor, Dept of Physics, Univ.Quebec at Montreal, July 1, 1990–June 30, 1995
Visiting Fellow, Mesoscale and Microscale Meteorology Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research, June 2, 1988–December 30, 1988
Assistant Professor, Plants, Soil sand Biometeorology, UtahState, September 1, 1987–June 30, 1990
Associate Faculty, Center for Theoretical Hydrology, Utah State, September 1, 1987–June 30, 1990
Associate Faculty, Ecology Center, Utah State University, July 1, 1987–June 30, 1990
  Non-UGA Academic Employment

Visiting Fellow, Mesoscale and Microscale Meteorology Division, National Science Foundation National Center for Atmospheric Research, June 15, 1988–December 15, 1988
  Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy, Meteorology, University of Guelph, 1987
Master of Science, Meteorology, University of Guelph, 1982 Bachelor of Science, Agriculture General, McGill University, 1980
  Language Competencies

French: Can read, write, speak, understand spoken, and peer review

Italian: Can read, write, speak, and understand spoken

Spanish; Castilian: Can read, write, speak, understand spoken, and peer review

Academic Event(s): Symposium
Leclerc, M., Zhang, G., Nahrawi, H., Pahari, R., di Iorio, D., Alber, M., . . . Sheldon, W. (2015). The Role of Atmospheric Conditions on Surface-Atmosphere Exchange. In National Science Foundation LTER Annual Workshop. Athens: National Science Foundation
National, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2013). Reducing the Uncertainties in Environmental Measurements. In São Paulo Spring School on Urban Climate at Tropical Regions. University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil: Univ. of Sao Paulo with the Dept of Scientific Research in Brazil
International, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2009). A Perspective from Georgia: A Lesson on Intangibles. In ASA symposium held in honor of the late Bert Tannercle Celebration of KMUTT Sustainable Development to Save the Earth: Technologies and Strategies, Vision 2050. Pittsburgh, PA: ASA. National, Invited
Academic Event(s): Workshop
Leclerc, M. Y. (2016). Eddy flux tower measurements and satellite and climate data analysis using R programming. In the Joint Capacity Building Training at Mandalay Technological University, Mandalay, Myanmar.
International
Zhang, G., Leclerc, M., bin Nahrawi, H., Pahari, R., di Iorio, D., Alber, M., . . . Shalack, J. (2015). Footprints of Eddy-Flux Measurements over Spartina A. In National Science Foundation LTER Annual Workshop. Athens: National Science Foundation
National
bin Nahrawi, H., Leclerc, M., Zhang, G., di Iorio, D., Alber, M., Sheldon, W., & Shalack, J. (2015). Tidal Influence on CO2 Exchange between Salt Marsh and the Atmosphere. In National Science Foundation LTER Annual Workshop. Athens: National Science Foundation
National
Leclerc, M. (2013). Carbon balance of Spartina grass: Measurements and Techniques. In Georgia Coastal Ecosystems Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER). Athens: National Science Foundation
National, Invited
Academic Event(s): Seminar
Leclerc, M. Y. (2017). Tailoring Water Use to Warm-season Grass on Golf Course: A Newly Funded GCSAA Project. In the Georgia Golf Environmental Foundation and the Georgia GCSA Presents Complimentary Golf Course Management Training
State
Leclerc, M. (2015). Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Bridging Marine and Terrestrial Exchanges. Savannah: Skidaway Oceanographic Institute
Local, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2014). Biomass, tropical deforestation and greenhouse gas emissions. In Mandalay University. Mandalay, Myanmar: NSF_USAID
International, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2014). The Basis for Changes to our Climate: A forecast for SE Asia and Myanmar. In Nypidaw Agricultural University. Nypidaw (new capital of Myanmar): NSF_USAID
International, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2014). Climate Change Initiatives for Myanmar. In Yangon Technological University. Yangon, Myanmar: NSF_USAID
International, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2012). The Tropics: The Firebox of the Atmosphere. In Thailand Research Fund (TRF)-King Mongkut Initiative (KMUTT). Bangkok: Royal Golden Jubilee Program
International, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2010). Lecture Series on ‘Global Change and Soils’. Fudan University, Shanghai, China
International, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2009). Climate Change and Carbon Budget: Increasing the Robustness of Terrestrial Sink Estimates. King Mongkut University of Technology at Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand
Local, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2008). Advection beyond the Footprint-Linked Patchiness: Nocturnal Jets Linkage to Surface Turbulence and Fluxes. Chinese Academy of Sciences
Local, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2008). Global Warming and Climate Change: Trends and Perspectives. A question of balance. Dept. Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Peking, China
Local, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2008). Our Changing Climate: Perspectives and Opportunities. the University of Wyoming
Local, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2008). Advances in Surface-Atmosphere Interactions. Colorado State University
Local, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2008). Advances in Surface-Atmosphere Interactions. Fort Collins. Colorado State University
Local, Invited
Pingintha, N., Chayawat, C., Leclerc, M., Zhang, G., Hong, J., Karipot, A., & Beasley, J. (2008). Measurements of CO2 Exchange in a Peanut Field: Response to Water Stress. In Georgia Peanut Commission Meeting. Tifton, GA: Georgia Peanut Commission
State
Leclerc, M. (2008). The Canary in the Coal Mine and the Cost of Inaction: The Climate Change Debate. . Fort Collins. Colorado State University
Local, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2008). Separating Facts from Fallacy: The Climate Change Debate. Athens, GA. Kiwanis Club
Local, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2008). Re-arranging the chairs on the Titanic: The ‘Story’ of Climate Change. Laramie, the University of Wyoming
Local, Invited
 
Academic Event(s): Invited Lecture at one of the most prestigious national laboratories in the US
Leclerc, M. (2012). Flux Measurements: Gravity Waves and the Party Spoilers. In Lawrence Berkeley Natl Lab – home to 13 Nobel prizes. Lawrence Berkeley Natl Lab – home to 13 Nobel prizes-2012: US Dept. of Energy
Local, Invited
Non-academic Event(s): Conference
Leclerc, M., Tubbs, R. S., & Monfort, W. S. (2019). The Influence of Planting Dates on Water Use and Yield in Peanut: A Field-Scale Evaluation. In Georgia Peanut Commission meeting. Tifton, GA
State
Leclerc, M. Y. (2015). Trading Rapid Land-Use Change for Economic Growth: Sustainability in Southeast Asia. In 1st International Conference on Environment, Livelihood, and Services: Environment for Life
International, Keynote/Plenary, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2015). Climate and carbon sequestration in turf. In Turf Producers International Conference. Carlsbac: Turf Producers International
International, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2013). Research needs in greenhouse gas emissions from peat-grown oil palm plantations. In ISOPA in conjuction with the Internatioanl Oil Palm Congress. Selangor, Malaysia: ISOPA
International, Invited
Nahrawi, H., Leclerc, M., Zhang, G., di Iorio, D., Alber, M., Sheldon, W., & Shalack, J. (2015). Tidal Influence on CO2 Exchange between Salt Marsh and the Atmosphere. In National Science Foundation LTER Annual Workshop. Athens: National Science Foundation
National
Non-academic Event(s): Seminar
Leclerc, M. (2013). Methods in Making Emissions Assessments of Greenhouse Gases. In Malaysian Oil Palm Board Seminar Series. Bangi, Malaysia: Malaysian Oil Palm Board
National, Invited
Non-academic Event(s): Keynote Address by the International Oil Palm Producers Association
Leclerc, M. (2013). Opportunities and Challenges in Oil Palm grown in Peat soils. In current research overview about GHG emissions from oil palm ecosystems on peat lands, at 2013 International Conference on Oil Palm and Environment. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Malaysian Oil Palm Board
International, Invited
         Posters
Nahrawi, H., Leclerc, M. Y., Pahari, R., Zhang, G., Di Iorio, D., Alber, M., . . . Sheldon, W. (2015). Influence of Daytime Tide Events on CO2 Exchange between Salt Marshes and the Atmosphere. Poster session presented at the meeting of Long-term Ecological Research All Scientist Meeting (LTER ASM), Estes Park, Colorado
Leclerc, M. Y., Zhang, G., Nahrawi, H., Pahari, R., Di Iorio, D., & Alber, M. (2015). Assessemt of Footprint over Spartina Alterniflora. Poster session presented at the meeting of UGAMI
Zhang, G., Leclerc, M. Y., Nahrawi, H., Pahari, R., Di Iorio, D., Alber, M., . . . Shalack, J. (2015). Impact of Footprint on Fluxes over Spartina Alterniflora. Poster session presented at the meeting of NSF GCE Meeting
Nahrawi, H., Leclerc, M. Y., Pahari, H., Zhang, G., Di Iorio, D., Alber, M., . . . Shalack, J. (2015). Tide Events on CO2 Exchange between Salt Marshes and the Atmosphere. Poster session presented at the meeting of NSF GCE Workshop
Leclerc, M. Y., Nahrawi, H., Pahari, R., Zhang, G., Di Iorio, D., Alber, M., . . . Shalack, J. (2015). Aspects of CO2 fluxes over a salt marsh at Sapelo. Poster session presented at the meeting of Unknown Conference
Zhang, G., Leclerc, M. Y., Nahrawi, H., Pahari, R., Di Iorio, D., Alber, M., . . . Shalack, J. (2015). Characteristic footprint of eddy-flux measurements over Spartina alterniflora near Sapelo Island. Poster session presented at the meeting of GCE Annual Workshop
Nahrawi, H., Leclerc, M. Y., Pahari, R., Zhang, G., Di Iorio, D., Alber, M., . . . Shalack, J. (2015). Daytime Carbon Sequestration of Spartina Alterniflora at Sapelo Island. Poster session presented at the meeting of Unknown Conference
International:
Leclerc, M., Zhang, G., Maisarah, J. N., Haniff, M. H., Norman, K., & Din, A. K. (2016). CO2 emissions in an oil palm plantation on tropical peat in Malaysia. Poster session presented at the meeting of the 2016 AGU Fall Meeting
Zhang, G., Leclerc, M., Nahrawi, H., & Pahari, R. (2016). Shear-Sheltering Theory and Surface Fluxes: New Exciting Developments. Poster session presented at the meeting of 32nd Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 22nd Symposium on Boundary Layers and Turbulence
Forbrich, I., Nahrawi, H., Wang, S., Leclerc, M., Hopkinson, C., Giblin, A., . . . Cai, W. (2016). Carbon cycling in salt marsh dominated estuaries along the US Atlantic coast. Poster session presented at the meeting of European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2016
National:
Nahrawi, H., Leclerc, M., Zhang, G., & Pahari, R. (2018). Role of Extreme Events on Carbon Budgets in the Salt Marsh Ecosystem of Sapelo Island, GA. Poster session presented at the meeting of American Meteorological Society Fourth Conference on Biogeosciences
Ayres, E., Durden, N., Durden, D., Leclerc, M., & Roberti, J. (2017). Mitigating the impact of slow sensor response times on calculating soil CO2 fluxes from NEON’s soil CO2 measurements. Poster session presented at the meeting of the Soil Ecology Society meeting
Regional:
Singh, N., Zhang, G., Leclerc, M., Tubbs, S., & Montfort, S. (2018). Impact of planting pattern on water-use efficiency in peanut using the eddy-covariance method. Poster session presented at the meeting of Annual Meeting of the Southern Branch of the American Society of Agronomy., Jacksonville, FL
Nahrawi, H., Leclerc, M., Zhang, G., Pahari, R., Di Iorio, D., Alber, M., & O’Connell, J. (2016). NEE measurements in Sapelo Island Salt Marsh. Poster session presented at the meeting of The GCE-LTER Annual meeting
Academic Event(s): Symposium
Leclerc, M., Zhang, G., bin Nahrawi, H., Pahari, R., di Iorio, D., Alber, M., . . . Sheldon, W. (2015). The Role of Atmospheric Conditions on Surface-Atmosphere Exchange. In National Science Foundation LTER Annual Workshop. Athens: National Science Foundation
National, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2013). Reducing the Uncertainties in Environmental Measurements. In São Paulo Spring School on Urban Climate at Tropical Regions. University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil: Univ. of Sao Paulo with the Dept of Scientific Research in Brazil
International, Invited
Leclerc, M. (2009). A Perspective from Georgia: A Lesson on Intangibles. In ASA symposium held in honor of the late Bert Tannercle Celebration of KMUTT Sustainable Development to Save the Earth: Technologies and Strategies, Vision 2050. Pittsburgh, PA: ASA.
National, Invited