Mr. Stephan Moonsammy
Lecturer II
Department of Environmental Studies



Academic Qualifications

Master of Science, Agriculture Economics. The University of the West Indies St. Augustine (2009)

Bachelor of Science, Major in Environmental and Natural Resource Management with a minor in Communications and Extension. The University of the West Indies St. Augustine (2009)


Research Completed (Selected)

Journal Publications

Laing, Timothy and Stephan Moonsammy. 2020. Evaluating the impacts of small-scale mining on the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals in Guyana. Environmental Science and Policy (In press).


Oyedotun, Temitope and Stephan Moonsammy. 2020. Spatio-temporal variation of COVID-19 and its spread in South America: A rapid assessment. Annals of the American Association of Geographers (In press).


Oyedotun, Temitope, Oluwasinaayomi, Faith Kasim, Ayomide Famewo, Temitayo Deborah Oyedotun, Stephan Moonsammy, Nasrudeen Ally, Donna-Marie Renn-Moonsammy. 2020. Municipal waste management in the era of COVID-19: Perceptions, practices, and potentials for research in developing countries. Research in Globalization 2: 1 – 10.


Moonsammy, Stephan and Donna-Marie Renn-Moonsammy. 2020. “Social Media Application in Agriculture Extension Programming for Small Scale Rural Farmers: Is Knowledge Impeding the Lack of Adoption?” Journal of International Agricultural & Extension Education 27(3): 27-42.


Debysingh, Nirmalla, Lynda Wickham, Majeed Mohammed, Stephan Moonsammy, Gopinadhan Paliyath and Jayasankar Subramanian. 2018. “The effects of pre-harvest treatments with hexanal formulation on selected post-harvest quality parameters of Limequat (Citrofortunella floridana) fruits.” Journal of Tropical Agriculture 95(1): 92-96.


Ammon-Aguillera, Katrina, Lynda Wickham and Stephan Moonsammy. 2018. “A study on gender participation in post-production operations of selected fruits in Trinidad and Tobago.” Journal of Tropical Agriculture 95(1): 92-96.

Iton, Ardon, Stephan Moonsammy and Lendel Narine. 2015. “Choice of Retail Outlet for Fish: An Exploratory Study of Shoppers in Trinidad and Tobago.” American Journal of Business and Management 4(1): 20-26.

Ganpat, Wayne, Ardon Iton, Lendel Narine and Stephan Moonsammy. 2015. “Consumers in Trinidad and Tobago: Value Seekers or Quality Seekers? The Case of Fresh Tomato.” Journal of Agriculture and Sustainability 7(2): 207-226.


Conference Proceedings

Moonsammy, Stephan, Dayne Buddo and Govind Seepersad. 2011. “Assessment of the Economic Impacts of the Lion Fish (Pterois volitans) Invasion in Jamaica.” Proceedings of the 64th Gulf Caribbean Fisheries Institute (GCFI), Puerot Morelos, Mexico, 31st October – 4th November 2011.


Area of Specialisation

Natural Resource Economics, Agriculture Economics, Invasive Alien Species