Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Saint-Hyacinthe Research and Development Centre
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Development of novel bacteriophage-based techniques to detect and control various bacterial food borne pathogens to enhance food safety
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Meat Microbiology and Foodborne Zoonoses
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: Director, RDT, Harrow & London Research and Development Centres/ON DTT
Role: I am responsible for the research conducted at the Harrow and London Research and Development Centres as well as the projects undertaken for the Ontario Development and Technology Transfer Office located in Guelph.  I am Science & Technology Branch’s...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Posharvest Physiology and Phenomics in Fruit Crops
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: 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