Thesis Defense – Integrated Studies in Land and Food Systems – PhD – Leepile Tebogo Thandie

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The Oral Examination for the Degree of

Doctor of Philosophy
(Integrated Studies in Land and Food Systems)

Leepile Tebogo Thandie

“ Household Food Insecurity and the Nutritional Status of San Women and Young Children in Rural

Botswana ”

Monday, January 16th, 2023 – 09:00 AM

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EXAMINING COMMITTEE

Chair: Dr. C. Ruitenberg

Supervisory Committee:
Dr. E. Jovel – Supervisor
Dr. C. Karakochuk – Co Supervisor
Dr. J. Black– Committee member
Dr. A. Takada – Committee member
Dr. A. Jones – Committee member

Defense Committee Composition
Dr. E. Jovel – Supervisor
Dr. C. Karakochuk – Co Supervisor
Dr. J. Black– Committee member
Dr. B. Miller– University Examiner
Dr. R. Yada – University Examiner
Dr. C. Henry – External Examiner

Thesis Defense – Food Science – PhD – Yigong Guo

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The Oral Examination for the Degree of

Doctor of Philosophy
(Food Science)

Yigong Guo

“ Nanoencapsulation and Buccal Delivery Systems to Augment Bioavailability of Insulin ”

Thursday, December 15th, 2022 – 12:30 PM

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EXAMINING COMMITTEE

Chair: Dr. X. Bi

Supervisory Committee:
Dr. A. Pratap-Singh – Supervisor
Dr. D. Kitts – Committee member
Dr. C. Kastrup – Committee member

Defense Committee Composition
Dr. A. Pratap-Singh – Supervisor
Dr. D. Kitts – Committee member
Dr. L. Hakkinen – University Examiner
Dr. O. Rojas – University Examiner
Dr. S. George – External Examiner

Thesis Defense – Integrated Studies in Land and Food Systems – PhD – Celina Guadalupe Solis-Becerra

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The Oral Examination for the Degree of

Doctor of Philosophy
(Integrated Studies in Land and Food Systems)

Celina Guadalupe Solis-Bacerra

“ Decolonizing Palates: Indigenous Foods in the Culinary Scene of San Cristobal de Las Casas, Mexico. Opportunities to Promote Indigenous Food Sovereignty and Biocultural Diversity Conservation in a Post-Pandemic World ”

Tuesday, November 29th, 2022 – 11:00 AM

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EXAMINING COMMITTEE

Chair: Dr. K. Lokman

Supervisory Committee:
Dr. E. Jovel – Supervisor
Dr. L.Newman – Committee member
Dr. A. Gonzalez – Committee member
Dr. S. Gulati – Committee member

Defense Committee Composition
Dr. E. Jovel – Supervisor
Dr. L. Newman – Committee member
Dr. A. Gonzalez – Committee Member
Dr. S. Smukler – University Examiner
Dr. D. Rosenblum – University Examiner
Dr. J. Cidro – External Examiner

Thesis Defense – Soil Science – MSc – Paula Resque Porto

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The Oral Examination for the Degree of

Master of Science
(Soil Science)

Paula Resque Porto

The effect of field hydrology management on soil greenhouse gas emissions from blueberry fields in Delta, British Columbia”

Monday, December 5th, 2022 – 2:00 PM

350, HR MacMillan Building, 2357 Main Mall

EXAMINING COMMITTEE

Chair: Dr. J. Cornelis

Supervisory Committee:
Dr. S. Smukler – Supervisor
Dr. A. Black – Committee member
Dr. M. Krzic – Committee member

Defense Committee Composition
Dr. S. Smukler – Supervisor
Dr. A. Black – Committee member
Dr. M. Krzic – Committee member
Dr. S. Knox– External

Thesis Defense – Plant Science – MSc – Vanessa Jones

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The Oral Examination for the Degree of

Master of Science
(Plant Science)

Vanessa Jones

UNDERSTANDING PLANT-SOIL-MANAGEMENT INTERACTIONS OF REYNOUTRIA SPP. (KNOTWEEDS) TO INFORM ECOLOGICAL RESTORATION “

Wednesday, November 30th, 2022 – 10:00 AM

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https://ubc.zoom.us/j/69799796345?pwd=SG1KbldmN2hVbURTQ3N5RldzdGRUdz09

EXAMINING COMMITTEE

Chair: Dr. J. Carrillo

Supervisory Committee:
Dr. J. Grenz – Supervisor
Dr. D. Clements – Co-supervisor
Dr. M. Upadhyaya – Committee member
Dr. J. Bae – Committee member

Defense Committee Composition
Dr. J. Grenz – Supervisor
Dr. D. Clements – Co-supervisor
Dr. J. Bae – Committee member
Dr. T. Martin – External