Available Graduate Student Positions
Welcome to the database for available graduate student positions in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life & Environmental Sciences at the University of Alberta. The following table lists graduate student positions available throughout the Faculty of ALES and may be used to find a potential supervisor and/or project that interests you.
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|Department||Degree||Project Title||Keyword 1||Keyword 2||Keyword 3||Supervisor||Start Date|
|Agricultural, Food & Nutritional Science||PhD||PhD Applied Ethology – Automated Behavioural Biometrics||Behavioural Biometrics||Automated Infrared Thermography Technology||Livestock||Dr. Clover Bench||2016-09-01|
|Agricultural, Food & Nutritional Science||PhD||Development of Biobased Resins and Fibre Composite Biomaterials||Biobased resins||Biocomposite materials||Lipid Chemistry||Jonathan Curtis / Cagri Ayranci||2016-08-01|
|Agricultural, Food & Nutritional Science||MSc||Development of bioactive peptides for livestock applications||Bioactive peptides||Animal feeding||Antioxidant activity||Dr. Lingyun Chen||2016-09-01|
|Agricultural, Food & Nutritional Science||MSc||Study of protein and sugar in potato and potato chips||Potato||Protein||Carbohydrate||Dr. Lingyun Chen||2016-09-01|
|Renewable Resources||PhD||Elite breeding in white spruce||elite breeding strategy||white spruce||physiological markers of performance||Dr. Barb Thomas||2017-01-01|
|Renewable Resources||MSc||Two MSc/MF Dual Degree Opportunities in Global Change Biology||Forestry, Ecology, Management||Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation||Optional European/Canadian dual degree program||Andreas Hamann||2017-09-01|
|Renewable Resources||MSc||Enhanced seed production in a lodgepole pine seed orchard||pine cone production||serotiny||lodgepole pine||Dr. Barb Thomas||2017-01-01|
|Renewable Resources||MSc||MSc student opportunity – Response of white spruce trees to drought||Forestry, ecology||Climate change, drought||Adaptation, mitigation||Uwe Hacke (primary), Andreas Hamann (co)||2017-09-01|
|Renewable Resources||PhD||Function of vascular tissue and abiotic stress||Tree biology||Vascular tissue||Plant abiotic stress||Uwe Hacke||2017-05-01|
|Renewable Resources||PhD||Patterns/mechanisms driving clone size & gender of aspen in AB||trembling aspen||clone size & gender distribution||field sampling||Dr. Barb Thomas||2017-01-01|
|Renewable Resources||PhD||Rehabilitation of beetle-killed stands and mycorrhizal fungi||restoration||pine forests||mycorhizas||Justine Karst||2016-05-01|