Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
Role: Conducts scientific research in bacterial genomics, gut health and microbiota. Manager of Guelph RDC genomics lab
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Field Crop Entomologist
Role: I am involved in insect pest monitoring, integrated pest management, biodiversity surveying, and development of novel tools for insect biocontrol. I have a background in insect physiology, particularly in relation to cold tolerance and diapause (...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Biology Study Leader - Bioinformatics
Role: I lead the Atlantic Bioinformatics Research Support Unit, which facilitates bioinformatics at the four Atlantic AAFC centres: Fredericton NB, Charlottetown PE, Kentville NS, St John's NL. The unit provides support for members working on bioinformatics,...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: By using new biochemical and nutrigenomic approaches, his research program, always focused on the study of micronutrients (vitamins and trace minerals) aims to improve the litter homogeneity at birth and the robustness (health) of piglets in pre and post...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research scientist
Role: Our team is working on the protein metabolism of dairy cows including urea and endogenous secretions to accurately estimate nitrogen recycling and animal needs to reduce nitrogen loss to the environment increase the profitability of dairy farms.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Research and Development Centre, Sherbrooke
Title: Post-Doctoral Researcher
Role: Dr. Jose Segura Plaza has a Bachelor degree in Chemistry and a Master’s degree in Organic chemistry. He obtained his Ph.D. with honors from the Complutense University of Madrid, Spain, in 2015. His thesis research studies were in Veterinary Science, in...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Benchaar is a research scientist at the Sherbrooke Research and Development Centre (Quebec) of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. He obtained (with distinction) a Ph.D. in Dairy Cow Nutrition and Metabolism from “Institut National Polytechnique” of...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Scientific Researcher
Role: Immunology and dairy bovine health
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Molecular biologist: Microbiome & Antibiotic Resistance
Role: Molecular Epidemiology of Antimicrobial resistance and development of alternatives to antibiotics in poultry (Genomic Research and development initiative on AMR (GRDI-AMR).
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: 93 Stone Road West
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Development and implementation of novel bacteriophage-mediated biopesticide for control of plant pathogens. Bacteriophage resistance mechanisms: role of exopolysaccharides, lysogeny, CRISPRs and molecular based studies on phage host range and bacterial...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada