The Faculty of ALES conducts a robust research program that provides solutions to global challenges in the areas of agriculture and food, the environment, community and individual well-being and bioresource innovation.
The specific areas of research reside within the faculty’s four departments.
The Faculty of ALES hosts several research programs that bring together several faculty members. These research programs often involve research partners from other faculties and institutions around the world.
The Faculty of ALES has some of the most comprehensive agricultural and environmental research infrastructure and teaching facilities in the world. In addition to its many laboratories, growth chambers and greenhouses on the University of Alberta’s north (main) campus ALES is also home to many units, centres, ranches and labs.
Chair positions held by academics in the faculty of ALES.
Human Nutrition Research Unit