PhD, M.Sc., B.Sc.
Gurbir Singh Dhillon is the Research Scientist at Farming Smarter. Call him if you want to know more about our agronomy research program. He designs innovative research projects focused on improving the sustainability and productivity of crop production systems, especially in southern Alberta. He coordinates research grant applications for new programs and publication of project reports and peer-reviewed manuscripts for ongoing research programs at Farming Smarter.
He has a strong interest in improving soil health and environmental services of agroecosystems. Before joining Farming Smarter, he studied soil organic matter dynamics and sequestration using synchrotron-based spectroscopic techniques in his postdoctoral and Ph.D. programs both at the University of Saskatchewan.
He did his M.Sc. in Soil Science from University of Delaware (USA) studying soil carbon exports in runoff water during storm events.