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Profiling a Soil Scientist: Dr. Kira Borden

Profiling a Soil Scientist: Dr. Kira Borden

Welcome to the PRSSS’s interview series ‘Profiling a Soil Scientist’! Our goal is to highlight 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, Hannah Friesen conducted an interview with Dr. Kira Borden. Kira is not […]

Job Opportunities: Northern Environmental Action Team – Digital and Information Technology Development

Job Opportunities: Northern Environmental Action Team – Digital and Information Technology Development

The Northern Environmental Action Team (NEAT) is excited to be seeking an intern candidate to head up digital and information technology projects. This is a temporary, full-time position that will develop the tools and frameworks to help us meet our mission and vision. Funding for this position is generously provided by the Government of Canada […]

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In order to register, please send an e-transfer with your name (or group name) to the PRSSS email prsssemail@gmail.com. OR Donate directly to the Black Lives Matter Go Fund Me page HERE and send a receipt/screenshot to prsssemail@gmail.com as proof of payment.   Suggested donations are: $2 per student $5 per professional $10 per professional […]

Summer Virtual Trivia Night

Summer Virtual Trivia Night

Summer Soil Science Trivia will be held on August 13, 2020. To learn more CLICK HERE.

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Thesis Defence: Chantel Chizen

Thesis Defence: Chantel Chizen

We are pleased to announce that our former PRSSS President Chantel Chizen successfully defended her Master’s in Soil Science thesis in late June 2020! Thesis Title: The Effects of Nitrogen Fertilizer Rates and Planting Date on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Potato Production in Delta, British Columbia Summary: In the Lower Fraser River Valley (LFRV), potatoes are […]

Environmental Science PhD Opportunities

Environmental Science PhD Opportunities

Researchers at McGill, the Centre Eau Terre Environement of the Institut nationale de la reserche scientifique (INRS-ETE) and the University of Montreal are recruiting two Ph.D. Students for a project ‘Investigating the role of soil microbial processes in aquatic greenhouse gas emissions in Eastern Canadian permafrost landscapes’. One student will be based at McGill and […]