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Profiling a Soil Scientist: Dr. Siddhartho (Sidd) Paul

Profiling a Soil Scientist: Dr. Siddhartho (Sidd) Paul

Welcome to the PRSSS’s new interview series called ‘Profiling a Soil Scientist’! Our goal with this new series is to highlight some of the work of excellent researchers and professionals that are in the field of Soil Science and to get to know them a little better. With that in mind, we thought that there […]

Thesis Defence: Kiran Preet Padda

Thesis Defence: Kiran Preet Padda

We are pleased to announce that Kiran Preet Padda successfully defended her examination for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Soil Science on May 28, 2020! Thesis Title: Characterizing the beneficial ecological association of endophytic bacteria with lodgepole pine trees naturally-regenerating at unreclaimed gravel mining pits Summary: Gravel mining operations are responsible for extensive […]

M.Sc Graduate Student Research Positions – University of Guelph

M.Sc Graduate Student Research Positions – University of Guelph

The University of Guelph has posted three MSc graduate student research positions focusing on Breeding and Genetics, Crop Production and Tissue Culture in the asparagus breeding program that will begin January 1, 2021. Details and contact information are listed below.   MSc Position  – Breeding and Genetics – University of Guelph An M.Sc. graduate student […]

Thesis Defence: Akshit Puri

Thesis Defence: Akshit Puri

We are pleased to announce that Akshit Puri successfully defended his examination for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Soil Science on May 11, 2020! Title: Evaluating the comprehensive ecological role of endophytic nitrogen-fixing bacteria in sustaining the growth of boreal forest trees on nutrient-poor soils Thesis Summary: In natural ecosystems, plants associate with […]

Job Opportunities: Regional Agrologist – Vernon and Kamloops

Job Opportunities: Regional Agrologist – Vernon and Kamloops

A great opportunity to take the next step in your career with the Ministry of Agriculture Regional Agrologist Licensed Science Officer (Agrologist) 3 Vernon and Kamloops Closing Date:  4/6/2020 Req #68100 https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/Posting/view/68100 Two full time, permanent positions are currently available. 1 position is located in Kamloops, and 1 position is located in Vernon. An eligibility […]