Profiles

Title: Research Scientist
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
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
Title: Research Scientist
Role: Weed science
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Title: Manager, Earth Observation Operations, AAFC Centre for AgroClimate, Geomatics and Earth Observation (ACGEO)
Role: ACGEO is responsible for the operationalization of AAFC's geospatial research. I manage and direct research, applications development and operationalization of AAFC's national Earth observation activities relating to the monitoring of crops and crop...
Organization: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada