Our People

To learn more about the faculty's specific research areas, please consult their profile pages or go to our research section to search by research category.

We have over 100 technical staff supporting the school at any given time.  We have listed here permanent technical staff that work for the school.  Additional technical staff tied to research programs, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows can be found by using the University of Guelph directory.

Headshot of Dr. Abdurraouf Abaya

Email: abayaa@uoguelph.ca

Office: Bovey Building Room 3116

Keywords: ginseng, replant disease, Ilyonectria mors-panacis, phytohormones, RNA-Seq

Headshot of Dr. Genevieve Ali

Email: genevieve.ali@mcgill.ca

Keywords: Process hydrology,  Complex systems science,  Environmental modelling


Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext.56254

Email: manand@uoguelph.ca

Office: Bovey Building Room 2241

Keywords: global ecological change, sustainability science, forest ecology, ecological modelling, biodiversity

Associate Professor, Research Chair in Invasive Species Biology-Algoma University

Head shot of Emmanuelle.

Associate Professor and Assistant Dean OAC (Graduate Programs)

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext.58087

Email: earnaud@uoguelph.ca

Office: Alexander Hall Room 126

Keywords: glacial geology, sedimentary geology, environmental geology

Phone: Off Campus

Email: sean.backus@ec.gc.ca

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext.52064

Email: pbajwa@uoguelph.ca

Office: Edmund C Bovey

Professor Emeritus (College)

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext.53480

Email: gbarron@uoguelph.ca

Adjunct Professor

Office: Applied Mathematics and a University Research Chair University of Waterloo

MSc Graduate Student

Email: kbaute@uoguelph.ca

Phone: (519) 836-4768

Email: bbeattie@uoguelph.ca

MES Student

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext. 54896

Email: sbelange@uoguelph.ca

Office: Graham Hall

Forest Ecology Research Scientist, Ontario Forest Research Institute

Phone: (705) 946-7401

Email: fbell@uoguelph.ca

Office: Off Campus

Associate Professor of Environmental Science Chair of Environmental Science, Chemistry & Biology

Phone: (905) 648-2131 Ext.4401

Email: berkel@redeemer.ca

MSc Graduate Student

Email: bbertran@uoguelph.ca

Office: Edmund C Bovey

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OAC Chair in Soils and Precision Agriculture, Professor and Graduate Program Coordinator

Phone: +1 519 824 4120 Ext. 54249

Email: biswas@uoguelph.ca

Office: Alexander Hall, Room 135

Keywords: sustainable soil management, soil health, carbon sequestration, digital and precision agriculture, digital soil mapping, proximal soil sensing, remote sensing, big data analytics, soil physics, soil spatial variability, vadose zone hydrology

MSc Graduate Student

Email: boag@uoguelph.ca

Professor Emeritus (College)

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext.52755

Email: gboland@uoguelph.ca

Office: Bovey Building

MES Program Advisor/Instructor

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext.54266

Email: kbolton@uoguelph.ca

Office: Alexander Hall, Room 260

M.Sc. Graduate student

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext.

Email: dborges@uoguelph.ca

Ph.D. Graduate student

Email: brimbles@uoguelph.ca

Office: Off Campus - Environment Canada

MSc Graduate Student

Phone: 613-679-2218 ext. 611

Email: hbromley@uoguelph.ca

Post Doctoral Fellow

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext. 53369

Email: sbrother@uoguelph.ca

Office: Bovey

Instructor/Support Technician

Phone: 519-824-4120 ext. 53393

Email:  alysonb@uoguelph.ca

Office: Alexander Hall, Room 221

Post DoctoralFellow

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext. 54801

Email: sbrown06@uoguelph.ca

Office: Alexander Hall



Office: Research Scientist Biological Control Vineland Research and Innovation Centre

Graduate Student

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext.52458

Email: scambare@uoguelph.ca

Ph.D. student

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext. 58175

Email: ycao02@uoguelph.ca

Office: Alexander Hall

Professor Emeritus (College)

Phone: (519) 824-4120 Ext.52457

Email: wcheswor@uoguelph.ca