picture1 Juli Carrillo
Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Rice University (2013)
M.A. Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Rice University (2007)
B.A.   Economics, Rice University (2006)

Faculty of Land and Food Systems | Centre for Sustainable Food Systems 2357 Main Mall
Office: MCML 333 Lab: MCML 328
Office phone: (604) 827-5039





Jimmy Kyu Baik Ha

PhD Student (Integrated Studies in Land and Food Systems)
M.Sc. Entomology, Seoul National University (2016)
B.Sc Biology, University of British Columbia (2013)



Chelsea Photo

Chelsea Gowton

Masters Student (Plant Science)

M.Sc. Plant Science, University of British Columbia (In Progress)
B.Sc Ecology, Susquehanna University (2014)

Twitter: @chelcereal

Link to CV

César Cabra
Masters Student (Plant Science)

B.Sc Agricultural Engineering, Universidad Nacional de Colombia (2016)

Quentin Geissman
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (co- in the Plant Microbiome Lab)

PhD Department of Life Sciences, Imperial College London (2018)
MSc. Bioinformatics and Theoretical Systems Biology, Imperial College London (2014)
MSc. Integrative Biology and Physiology, Université Pierre et Marie Curie (2010)
BSc. Biology of Organisms, Université de Bourgogne (2008)

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Twitter — @qgeissmann



Aldona Czajewska
Research Technician

BSc. Applied Animal Biology, University of British Columbia (2017)






Sadie Garcia
Research Technician

BSc. Biology, University of British Columbia (2016)





Former Students


Audrey Debonnel

Visiting MSc Student (2018)

M.Sc. Agrosup Dijon (Agricultural Engineering)

Kathy Ma
NSERC USRA Student (2018)

B.Sc Food, Nutrition and Health, University of British Columbia (in progress)






Li Xiao
Visiting Ph.D. Student (2017)

M.S. Department of Ecology, Wuhan Botanical Garden, Chinese
Academy of Science (2014)
B.S.   Department of Ecology, Hunan Agricultural University (2012)
We miss you Shirley!!

Link to CV




Xiaohong Li
Visiting Ph.D. Student (Purdue, Department of Entomology)

A.B.D Agricultural Entomology and Pest Management, Nanjing
Agricultural University
B.S.   Plant Protection, Hebei Agricultural University (2010)

Congrats Xiaohong!!

Link to CV

Undergraduate Research Assistants

Carmen Wong: B.Sc. Global Resource Systems, Faculty of Land and Food Systems, UBC (ongoing) See you at the farm and fresh roots! 

Derrick Chong: B.Sc. BCIT/UBC (ongoing) Have fun in the Plant Microbiome Lab!