Research Collaborators

GIFS is providing funding to the following researchers and organizations to conduct research that contributes to GIFS mission to create technologies that will have commercial utility in advanced agricultural nations and the developing world:


Isobel Parkin - Research Scientist, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada and Adjunct Professor, University of Saskatchewan

Dwayne Hegedus - Adjunct Professor, Department of Food and Bio-Product Sciences, College of Agriculture, University of Saskatchewan

Michael Nickerson - Associate Professor, Ministry of Agriculture Strategic Research Chair, University of Saskatchewan
Stuart Smyth – Assistant Professor, Department of Agriculture and Resource Economics, University of Saskatchewan, Industry Research Chair in Agri-Food Innovation
Albert Vandenberg – Professor and NSERC Industrial Research Chair, University of Saskatchewan
Use of Biofortified Lentils to Remediate Iron Deficiency and Arsenic Poisoning
Carol Henry –Associate Professor, Nutrition and Dietetics and Assistant Dean, Division of Nutrition and Dietetics, College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan