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College of Natural Resources

Fikret Isik

Professor, Associate Director of NCSU Tree Improvement Program

Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources

Biltmore Hall (Robertson Wing) 1019B


Area(s) of Expertise

Quantitative Genetics, Genomic Selection


B.S. Istanbul University (1982)
M.S. Istanbul University (1986)
Ph.D. Akdeniz University (1998)

Research Interests

Quantitative genetics; genetic basis of disease resistance of forest trees; application of molecular markers in tree breeding; genomic selection; tree breeding strategies, conservation of forest genetic resources.


NR 554 – Introduction to Data Analysis in Natural Resources (in Autumn, even years)
FOR 726 – Advanced Topics In Quantitative Genetics and Breeding (in Autumn, even years)
FOR 728 – Quantitative Forest Genetics (in Spring, odd years)


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