Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
Role: Agronomy and soil biology
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Corn genetics and germplasm development
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Lead scientist for spring wheat breeding program for Eastern Canada. Focussed on variety development and improving agronomic traits, disease resistance, and end use quality.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Ottawa ON
Title: Research Scientist
Role: •Improving Canadian crops and investigating the bioactive molecules that may provide significant benefits to our health. I also investigate the applications and roles of genes and microbial endophytes important in selected bioactive molecule synthesis,...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist: Seed Carbohydrate Biochemist
Role: Enhance the value of prairie crops by optimizing seed carbohydrate contents, including starches, oligosaccarides, fibre and sugars
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Saskatoon
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Plant pathologist with expertise in plant pathogens of agricultural crops with focus on canola, soya bean and lentil. Identification of new sources of disease resistant germplasm. Genomic mapping disease resistance loci and linked molecular markers...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Cultural Botanist
Role: Cultural botany, plant ecology, field botany, northern and Indigenous food systems, cultural contributions to biodiversity
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Goose Bay, Labrador
Title: Salinity Laboratory Lead Biologist
Role: Design and implementation of greenhouse testing to assess crop salinity tolerance. 
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Research Scientist
Role: I am a botanist with a background in systematics, ecology, and conservation biology. My research at AAFC focuses on the diversity of uncultivated plants in agricultural ecosystems, including crop wild relatives, weeds and invasive species.
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Role: Naomi is currently working on storage and value-added solutions for fruit and berries as a member of the Summerland Research and Development Centre (RDC) bioproducts and bioprocesses research team.  Inspired by the amazing science she sees occurring...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Location: Summerland, BC