Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
Role: Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Charlottetown Laboratory; coordinates and conducts research and technology development for the detection, identification, and classification of plant pathogenic bacteria of regulatory importance. Specialises in potato...
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Research on beetles posing a risk to Canadian plant resources
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), Ottawa Plant Laboratory (Fallowfield) - Pathogen Identification Research. Plant Pathogens Identification Research Lab (PIRL). Plans, organizes, coordinates and conducts research and development of technologies for...
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Senior Plant Health Risk Assessor - Pathology
Role: - Provide science advice to support the CFIA plant health programs (horticulture, potato, forestry, grains and oilseed) - Perform pest risk assessment for invasive pathogens - Environmental scanning for invasive pathogens
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Head Biologist
Role: Head Biologist in the Seed Science Unit at the Ottawa Plant Laboratory, whose primary mandate is to conduct the Variety Verification Program to support  Canadian  variety registration and pedigreed seed certification systems. Manager of the Import...
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: National Manager, Plant Health Surveillance Unit
Role: I am the National Manager of the Plant Heath Surveillance Unit.  My team: Plans, coordinates, and administers the national survey program Designs new surveys and refines survey techniques and tools Provides training, technical support, and surveillance...
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Laboratory Director
Role: Responsible for the provision of diagnostic testing, research and technology development, laboratory accreditation and scientific advice in support of CFIA's policy decisions, mandate, and key deliverables to ensure a healthy plant resource base.
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Bioinformatics Programmer
Role: Develop software for detection of viruses and other plant pathogens and provide bioinformatic support for research projects.
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Research Biologist
Role: I use next-generation sequencing (NGS) and bioinformatics approaches to develop advanced molecular diagnostic methods for plant pathogen detection and identification for use by diagnostic laboratories and to support other CFIA activities.
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency