The Department of Plant Agriculture is pleased to announce that Kimberley Schneider will be joining the department as an assistant professor in the area of forage and service crops. She will begin in her role on January 2, 2020.
Schneider will lead a comprehensive research program focused on forage species adapted to Ontario, and other crops grown for the provision of ecosystem services.
“Dr. Schneider brings a unique skillset to our department and the College,” says Hugh Earl, chair of Plant Agriculture. “Her expertise will be of interest to students and industry members interested in the cross section between crop production, environmental science, climate change and animal nutrition.”