Past Lab Members



Dr. Khaled Al-Taweel-Research Associate

Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering & Functional Genomics.

Yilan Zhang MSc, MBA

Canola Trait Integration, Monsanto Canada Inc

Xiaowei Guo, PhD

Laboratory director Manitoba Pest Surveillance Initiative

Robert W. Duncan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor and Brassica Breeder

Department of Plant Science

University of Manitoba

Agronomy Director
Canola Council of Canada


Cecilia Peluola Ph.D. PAg.
Government of Saskatchewan
Supervisor, Crop Protection Laboratory
Crops and Irrigation Branch, Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture


Yu Chen
Plant Pathologist, Ph.D.
Specialty Seeds & Oils

Grains and Oilseeds Specialist Grains and Oilseeds Section Plant Protection Division Plant Health and Biosecurity Directorate Canadian Food Inspection Agency