Profiles

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
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: I lead a research program on plant pathology for vegetable crops grown in the greenhouse and other controlled environments.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Research Scientist in Proteomics and Biological Mass Spectrometry.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Plant pathology, particularly potato soil-borne disease management
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Areas of Expertise Mycorrhizal ecology Bacterial and fungal soil communities   Current Projects Rhizosphere health through mycorrhizas: examining soil health impacts of mycorrhizal nutrients uptake and movement through the soil matrix to benefit crops...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: 5403 1st Avenue South, Lethbridge, AB T1J 4B1
Title: Research Scientist, Mycologist
Role: Fungal systematics (Taxonomy and nomenclature, molecular phylogenetics) Fungal population biology (Population evolution and speciation) Molecular detection of plant pathogens Gene evolution and comparative genomics
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Evolutionary genomics of microbes Molecular systematics of fungi Comparative and population genomics
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Technician
Role: Spore extractions and varied molecular analyses performed for the identification of species and strains of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (AMF) from the AMF collection. Tests for the propagation and culture of pure isolates of AMF.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Technician, Mycology
Role: Maintain the Canadian Collection of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi (CCAMF). 
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada