Professor’s work on tiny insects has big IPM impact

Sebastien Jacob knows well the big magic that a tiny insect can work. It was 21 years ago while employed as a newly minted university graduate at a federal agriculture research station that Jacob learned how a microscopic parasitoid wasp called Trichogramma could have a huge impact protecting food crops and the environment. Trichogramma could …Continue reading »

NOW HIRING: Brewery Research Assistant with our CFWI Innovation Centre team

Beverage Analysis at CFWI

Brewery Research Assistant, Canadian Food & Wine Institute Innovation Centre Located at the Niagara-on-the-Lake campus of Niagara College, the Canadian Food & Wine Institute (CFWI) Innovation Centre team offers a full suite of services to support industry innovation and commercialization of new products and processes in the food and beverage sector. From new recipe development …Continue reading »

NOW HIRING: Advanced Manufacturing Scientist – Production Innovation and Manufacturing Research with our WAMIC team

Advanced Manufacturing Scientist – Production Innovation and Manufacturing Research Applications are invited for the position of Advanced Manufacturing Scientist, Product Innovation and Manufacturing Research in the Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre (WAMIC) at Niagara College, located at our Welland Campus. This position is part of the Research and Innovation Division. The incumbent is responsible for …Continue reading »

Position Available: Footcare Project Assistant with our Research & Innovation team

Footcare Project Assistant The Footcare Project Assistant is a role that encompasses two roles (Research & Footcare Assessment Assistant) and is dependent on the work available with restrictions due to the pandemic. As a Research Assistant, the selected candidate will work remotely and meet regularly with the Research Project manager and other members of the …Continue reading »

Niagara College key player in SIAL innovation event

Niagara College’s Canadian Food & Wine Institute (CFWI) Innovation Centre had a strong presence at the food entrepreneur competition happening this month at SIAL Canada’s largest North American food event April 20-22 in Montreal. The Food Scale-Up’s Pitch Competition, by SIAL Canada, a leading name in the agri-food industry, offers eligible food entrepreneurs the opportunity …Continue reading »