University of Guelph - Ontario Agricultural College (OAC)

University of Guelph, Guelph
(ON) N1G 2W1
Ph : 519-824-4120 poste 56211
Fx: 519-766-1423 ou 519-824-0870
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OAC faculty are world-renowned for their research activities in areas such as food safety, biotechnology, international development and animal welfare. Faculty members have won top Canadian teaching awards, patented new technologies and been awarded prestigious Canada Research Chairs.

OAC is recognized world wide for its research expertise ranging across four broad categories: Agriculture, Food, Rural Communities, and the Environment. The research community is located throughout the University's network of campuses and research stations, promoting interdisciplinary research and technology transfer.

With more than $100 million in research funding annually, Guelph ranks among the top three research institutions in Canada. Approximately 47 % of that funding is awarded to OAC.

Dr Rene Van Acker

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