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Neil Emery

Neil Emery

Vice President of Research and International at Trent University

Vice-President of Research and International, Trent University

Professor, Biology, Trent University

B.Sc. Queen’s University

Ph.D. from the University of Calgary

Member of Trent’s senior executive group

Leads the university’s research enterprise which attracts approximately $15 million per year in revenues from external research funding agencies and private industry

Continues to manage a research program in the Trent University Biology Department.

Dr. Emery and his laboratory hold Canadian Natural Sciences and Research Council (NSERC) grants for their fundamental research activities, and have applied research partnerships with the Grain Farmers of Ontario, Dow Agro-Sciences, Sevita International and the Riken Institute in Japan.

Served as the Director of the Trent Environmental and Life Sciences Graduate Program from 2006-2009 and as Associate Vice-President Research from 2009-2011

Prior to joining Trent in 2000, worked for research institutions in Perth, Australia and Dijon, France.