Presentation and Q&A with a Scientist
The Saskatoon Industry Education Council is excited to announce our Spotlight on Careers in Science & Technology. We will host live events, share industry interviews and tours, and provide hands-on lab activities for students and teachers.
Agriculture & Bioresources Career Panel
Learn about a career in Agriculture & Bioresources from the U of S College of Agriculture and Bioresources, Sask Polytech BioScience Technology Program, as well as a post-secondary student and an industry professional sharing their education and career journeys.
How do we develop vaccines for COVID-19?
Live Q&A with Dr. Volker Gerdts
Still Have Questions about Your Future?
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Ag-West Bio’s Scientists are People Too Series:
The Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization-International Vaccine Centreat the University of Saskatchewan is internationally recognized for its role in vaccine development and is one of Canada’s national sceince facilities. With 150+ interdisciplinary personnal, over $200 million in containment infrastructure, we develop vaccines and technologies that protect health.
Hear from Dr. Volker Gerdts, Director and CEO of VIDO-InterVac provide an update on the efforts to develop a vaccine against COVID-19.
The Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization—Home of InterVac The world is changing, so is disease. The International Vaccine Centre (InterVac) at the University of Saskatchewan enables scientists to find vaccines to help combat pandemic influenza and other emerging diseases.
Dr. Janet Rossant shares her experiences and insights as a woman leader in stem cell science.
Check out this applied research project by student research, Dhinesh Priyasamy! Harmful chemicals caused by dyes, paints, textiles (etc) are often found in natural aquatic environments (oceans, lakes, rivers). These harmful chemicals can be broken down using laccase. Laccase is an natural enzyme found in fungi. Laccase can also be produced quickly using synthetic biology.
From Indigenous health to one-on-one relationships with faculty and mentors, our medical students talk about the advantages of studying medicine at the University of Saskatchewan.
Our medical students talk about how their diverse backgrounds make up the fabric of our student community. Special thanks to our medical students, Saskatchewan Medical Students Society and USask Media Production for making this video possible.
At the College of Agriculture and Bioresources, certificate, diploma, undergraduate and post-graduate degree training are available in a wide range of specializations. The student experience is enhanced when teaching and scholarship are offered in a research-rich environment.
What is life like as a AgBio Student? At the College of Agriculture and Bioresources at the University of Saskatchewan you will be coached and mentored by a dedicated team of world class scholars. You will graduate with excellent, industry-endorsed scientific training and a foundation of marketable career skills.
Usask AgBio Programs – which program should i take?