Profiles

Title: Computational Biologist
Role: Dr. Devon Radford is a Computational Biologist in Dr. Wen Chen's lab at the Ottawa Research & Development Centre (ORDC), Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC). He specializes in Virology, Bioinformatics, Biodiversity and Environmental Health. His...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Research focuses on agriculturally significant symbiotic nitrogen fixing bacteria (Bradyrhizobium and Ensifer species) associated with crop legumes such as soybeans and alfalfa; beneficial bacteria; biological nitrogen fixation; nitrogen biofertilizers (...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: 960 Carling Avenue Ottawa, ON K1A 0C6
Title: Research scientist
Role: Dr. Julie Brassard has been a research scientist in food virology for Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada since 2004. She has multi-disciplinary expertise in biochemistry, microbiology and virology, among others. Her area of expertise is the study of...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Scientist - Functional agroecology
Role: The overarching theme of my research is to identify different ways of helping soil microorganisms to help us. These microorganisms perform a myriad of processes essential to the sustainable functioning of agroecosystems. A detailed understanding of these...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist: Environmental Change One Health Observatory, Environmental Quality, Hydrology, BMPs, Biodiversity, Landscape Ecology, Soil Health, Climate Change, Environmental Modeling, Ecosystem Services, Microplastics in Environment
Role: Research science: Lead: Environmental Change Onehealth Observatory (ECO2) AAFC Project Lead: Canada 1 Water (Canada 1 Water) AAFC Lead: Increasing Knowledge on Plastic Pollution Initiative IKPP (Microplastics in Agro-Ecosystems: Sources, Composition, and...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Salinity Laboratory Lead Biologist
Role: Design and implementation of greenhouse testing to assess crop salinity tolerance. 
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Immunology and dairy bovine health
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Role: Naomi is currently working on storage and value-added solutions for fruit and berries as a member of the Summerland Research and Development Centre (RDC) bioproducts and bioprocesses research team.  Inspired by the amazing science she sees occurring...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Summerland, BC
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Conducts original research to develop or refine ecosystem-level models that describe the long-term influence of agroecosystem management on environmental health, initially focusing on greenhouse gas emissions, carbon sequestration, and atmospheric...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: My research program is directed to study the viral pathogens that threaten crop production in Canada. Extensive research has been done to identify the viral pathogens that cause devastating diseases on soybean, cereals, field horticultural crops, and...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada