Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
Role: To examine the bioactive components in cereal grains (barley, oat, wheat, and others) and pulses, and their impact on human health; to determine the effect of processing on functionality and health benefits of grain and pulse based foods. 
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Richardson Centre for Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals
Title: Meat Lipid Scientist
Role: Study the content, composition, stability and bioactivity of carcass lipids from agriculturally important livestock species.  
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Lacombe, Alberta
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, Postharvest Physiology
Role: In accordance with the strategies of the Science and Technology Branch and in response to industry needs and consumer demand, the post-harvest physiology research team is developing approaches to reduce the use of agrochemicals. Dr. Charles' research...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Assistante in Food Virology
Role: Develop methods to detect viruses that cause foodborne illness in different food matrixes, but also to find a way to control them to prevent Canadian consumers from getting sick. Among other things, to determine the origin of these human pathogenic...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research professional
Role: My role is to develop tools and objective methods for assessing the quality of carcasses used in scientific and commercial environments; to assess the body composition of pork, beef and lamb carcasses using direct (dissection) and indirect (instruments)...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: I coordinate a research program on 1) Preslaughter management of pigs and its effects on animal welfare and meat quality and 2) Validation of indicators for the reliable assessment of stress response preslaughter and prediction of meat quality variation.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Lamia L'Hocine's research activities focus on food proteins with a particular interest in plant proteins (from oilseeds, legumes and cereals), their extraction and characterization and evaluation of the impact of processing on their extractability,...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
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
Location: Saint-Hyacinthe Research and Development Centre