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: 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: Cultural Botanist
Role: Cultural botany, plant ecology, field botany, northern and Indigenous food systems, cultural contributions to biodiversity
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Goose Bay, Labrador
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Wen Chen is a Research Scientist at the Ottawa Research & Development Centre (ORDC), Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC). She specializes in Bioinformatics, Biodiversity and Environmental Health. Her lab focuses on (meta)genomics-based...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Ottawa
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 Physiology and Biochemistry of perennial crops
Role: Abiotic stress resistance of perennial forage crops (temperature stress, salinity, climate change, ice, drought): Development of new selection approaches for winter survival; Identification of metabolites and cold-regulated genes associated with higher...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Agrometeorology specialist
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: Plant Microbiology
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada