Three Faculty Members are Recipients of the John R. Evans Leaders Fund
Three researchers at the Faculty of Land and Food Systems have received funding from the Government of Canada, through the Canada Foundation for Innovation and the John R. Evans Leaders Fund.
Assistant Professor Derek Dee received $125,000 for his project, Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy to Study Food Proteins and Enzymes.
Assistant Professor Alexandra Protopopova received $125,300 for her project, Laboratory for Human-animal Interaction and Companion Animal Welfare.
Associate Professor Risa Sargent received $123,454 for her project, Plant-pollinator and Global Change Lab.
In total, UBC is receiving $10.61M for forty-one equipment and infrastructure projects. Find out more here.