The Science of Healthy Roots

Daynan Lepore-Foster (student researcher), Mary Jane Clark (research lead), Craig Willett (A.M.A. Horticulture), Melissa Drake (student researcher), Rain Avila (student researcher), Jason Henry (Vineland Research), Rick Bradt (A.M.A. Horticulture) Healthy root systems are critical for long-term health and survival of trees. When root complications occur, such as root girdling, the lifespan of trees is reduced. …Continue reading »

Where Are They Now?: Ryan Tunis

Ryan Tunis graduated from the Computer Programmer, Computer Software Engineering program in 2016 and worked in the Agriculture & Environmental Technologies Innovation Centre at Research & Innovation for four years, first as a Research Associate, and then, as a Senior Research Associate. Ryan began his new role as Software Developer in June 2019 with Anova, …Continue reading »

Funding for Niagara College will help strengthen local manufacturing sector and train the next generation

Collaborations between college researchers and businesses help our national and local economies thrive and prepare young Canadians for the jobs of the future. Canada’s colleges are at the heart of communities across the country and fuel research that helps businesses innovate and grow. On July 17, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, on behalf …Continue reading »

Positions Available with our Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre team

Mechanical Engineering Research Associate The Mechanical Engineering Research Associate will have a comprehensive skill set to work with the Walker Advanced Manufacturing Innovation Centre team, Faculty Leads and Industry Partners on a variety of time-sensitive projects. Click HERE for the full job posting. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, July 23rd at 12pm. To apply, …Continue reading »

WE’RE HIRING: SONAMI Project Manager with our Research & Innovation team

SONAMI Project Manager Reporting to the Manager, Business Development & Strategic Partnerships, the SONAMI Project Manager is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of SONAMI, including the management of a range of projects and related activities to grow the network, through liaising with partner institutions on project development, funding generation, financial and human resources management, …Continue reading »