Profiles

Title: Research Scientist, Mycologist
Role: Areas of Expertise: • Systematic studies of rust and smut fungi on crop and weed hosts to improve identification systems and add to biodiversity records • Development of DNA sequence databases for rust and smut fungi from new collections and from...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
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 Biologist
Role: Trait discovery and breeding of spring wheat and triticale at the interface of modern molecular biology, genetics, genomics, statistical analyses and bioinformatics.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist - Nematology
Role: Development of alternative methods for the management of plant parasitic nematodes
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu Research and Development Centre, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Québec
Title: Research Scientist
Role: I develop new germplasm and varieties of the alternative oilseed crops camelina (Camelina sativa) and carinata (Brassica carinata) and conduct research on these crops in the areas of genetics, genomics and phenomics.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Saskatoon
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Plant pathologist focusing on soilborne diseases and soil health
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu
Title: PRP-Research Scientist
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Morden Research and Development Centre
Title: Research Scientist
Role: I am a plant pathologist specializing in wheat leaf rust disease. My research is focussed on developing genetic resistance to leaf rust and working with plant breeders and geneticists to incorporate this resistance into Canadian wheat cultivars. My...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Morden Manitoba
Title: Research Scientist, Spring Wheat Breeding
Role: Mandate: To develop spring wheat cultivars that have better agronomic performance, excellent end use quality and resistance to various biotic and abiotic stresses in western Canada.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Lethbridge, Alberta
Title: Research Scientist, Crop Production Pathology
Role: Development of improved disease management strategies for the production of pulse and oilseed crops Management of plant disease risk in diversified cropping systems
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Brandon, Manitoba