Profiles

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 Biologist
Role: I use next-generation sequencing (NGS) and bioinformatics approaches to develop advanced molecular diagnostic methods for plant pathogen detection and identification for use by diagnostic laboratories and to support other CFIA activities.
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Bioinformatics Programmer
Role: Develop software for detection of viruses and other plant pathogens and provide bioinformatic support for research projects.
Organization: Canadian Food Inspection Agency
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Dr. Samanfar is a Research Scientist at AAFC, Ottawa-RDC and an Adjunct Professor at Department of Biology, Carleton University.  He is a Molecular Geneticist and Applied Genomicist with expertise in Allele-Specific Molecular Marker Developments,...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Ottawa