People

SAL Lab at Koerners April 2019

SAL Lab @ Koerners, May 2017

SAL Lab and company mushroom hunting fall 2013

SAL Lab and company mushroom hunting fall 2013

Field Work

Lab work

Field work at UBC Farm

Current members of the SAL Lab

Sean Smukler, PhD
Principal Investigator

Kira Borden, PhD
Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Carson Yuchen Li
Lab and Research Coordinator

Sylvia Nyamaizi
Graduate Student, PhD in Soil Science

Jordy Kersey
Graduate Student, PhD in Soil Science

Corine Singfield
Graduate Student, MSc Soil Science

Paula Porto
Graduate Student, MSc Soil Science

Patricia Hanuszak
Graduate Student, MSc Soil Science

Raelani Kesler
Graduate Student, MSc Soil Science

Amy Norgaard
Research Assistant

Amanda Dickson-Otty
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Inbar Avrahami Saraf
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Previous members of the SAL Lab

2021

Morgan Hamilton
Research Assistant

2020

Hannah Friesen
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Grace Augustinowicz
Graduate Student, MSc Soil Science

Lyndsey Dowell
Graduate Student, MSc Integrated Studies in Land and Food Systems

Robin Harder, PhD 
Honorary Postdoctoral Fellow

Siddhartho (Sidd) Paul
Graduate Student, PhD in Soil Science

Carmen Wong
Undergraduate Research Assistant

2019

Cuiyi Fei
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Lewis Fausak
Graduate Student, MSc Soil Science

Julio Reis
Graduate Student, PhD in Sustainable Development

Jessica Mayes
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Kamal Kakish
Research Assistant

Kelly Wang
Research Assistant

Namratha Reddy, PhD
Postdoctoral Researcher

Songliang Wang
Visiting Professor, PhD in Crop Genetics and Breeding

Katelyn Hengel
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Daniel Wong
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Dylan Peluso
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Amit Chandna
Undergraduate Research Student

Chantel Chizen
Undergraduate Research Student

Katarina Neufeld
Lab and Research Coordinator

J. Spencer Evans
Graduate Student, PhD in Soil Science

Andrea Stevenson
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Martina Clausen
Graduate Student, MSc Integrated Studies in Land and Food Systems

Anthelia Bond
Visiting International Research Student, University of Adelaide, Australia

Zineb Bazza
Graduate Student, MSc Soil Science

Sean Kearney
Graduate Student, PhD Soil Science

Gabriel Maltais-Landry
Post-Doctoral Researcher

Khalil Walji
Graduate Student, MSc Integrated Studies in Land and Food Systems

Anna Rallings
Graduate Student, MSc Integrated Studies in Land & Food Systems

Alfred Ke
Undergraduate Research Assistant, NSERC USRA

Sarah Wong
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Jason Lion
Undergraduate Research Assistant, NSERC USRA

Tom Zochowski
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Aisha Uduman
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Caitlin Dorward
Graduate Student, MSc Integrated Studies in Land & Food Systems

Bryanna Thiel
Graduate Student, MSc Soil Science
Research Assistant, Delta Drainage Project

Lays Harumi Morimoto
Undergraduate Mitacs Intern

Brittany Armstrong
Undergraduate Student, Environmental Sciences

Panthea Read
Undergraduate Research Assistant/Field Technician

Casey Larson
Undergraduate Research Assistant