Thesis Defense – MSc – FOOD


UBC – Faculty of Land and Food Systems Announces The Oral Examination for the Degree of

Master of Science (Food Science)

Kaidi Wang 

Detection and speciation of Arcobacter bacteria using Raman spectroscopy 

Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 at 1:30 pm
Room 300 – Food, Nutrition and Health Building



Dr. Z. Xu 

Supervisory Committee:
Dr. X. Lu – Supervisor
Dr. K. Chou– Committee member
Dr. S. Bach – Committee member

Defense Committee Composition
Dr. X. Lu – Supervisor
Dr. K. Chou – Committee member
Dr. C. Tropini – External examiner

Everyone is welcome

GPS Update: Academic Career Week Faculty Panel + On Campus Work Opportunities+ How to Write a Great Resume + More!


Interested in working part time Sept through April in Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies or at the Centre for Student Involvement and Careers? Click here .  The Centre for Accessibility it also hiring Exam Invigilators.  Learn more about these other on campus work at the Aug 8 Work On Campus Fair 2019 (+350 part-time jobs) or apply at CareersOnline.

Registration is now open for:

Academic Careers Week, Faculty Panel | Aug 15| 4-6 pm| Register

Support Group Series for Graduate Students, see events here:

                Careers and Graduate Student Wellbeing | Aug 20 |11:30 – 1, lunch provided

Work Life Balance | Aug 22|11:30 – 1, lunch provided


There are still seats remaining in:

Planning for the Academic Job Search | Aug 13 | 10 – 11:30 am | Register

The Academic CV | Aug 14 | 2 – 3:30 pm | Register


Check out for other opportunities including:

 Career Building

How To Write a Great Resume (Employer Led Workshop – Rogers Communications Inc.) | Aug 13

iBiology is Hiring (Research Talks, Outreach + Career & Professional Development Fellowship)

 Grad School Success

Thesis Formatting: Tips, tricks, and resources | Aug 12

Choosing the Right Citation Management Tool for Your Research (Beginner) | Aug 15


Considering a PhD in the Uk? Apply by Aug 28 for a Commonwealth PhD Scholarship


Liu Institute Network for Africa (LINA) October symposium | Submit your abstract by Aug 23


Please let me know if you have questions!

Thank you,


Jacqui Brinkman, MSc
Director, Graduate Student Professional Development
Office of the Dean | Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
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