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Job Posting: 2 MSc Student Positions


The Wagner Ecology Lab at the University of Alberta is looking for 2 MSc Student Positions in Ecology starting on January 1, 2023 - please review the job posting below for additional details. To apply please email a CV and letter of interest to Viktoria Wagner at

Application deadline: August 1, 2022


The Alberta Invasive Species Council (AISC) Webinar Series is made possible by those who generously donated their AISC conference registration fees.


Previously presented webinars:

May 11th, 2022 webinar 'Squeal on Pigs!' Virtual Forum, presented by:

  • Michael J Bodenchuk, Texas State Director, USDA APHIS WS
  • Dr. Ryan Brook, Associate Professor, University of Saskatchewan
  • Charlotte Shipp, Industry Programs Manager, Alberta Pork
  • Dawn Fortin, Manager Agriculture Services, Woodlands County
  • Jurgen Preugschas, Alberta Producer


Resources mentioned in the presentation:

May 27th, 2020 webinar Invaders: forest insects and diseases from beyond, presented by Caroline Whitehouse with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry.

Resources mentioned in the presentation:

May 13th, 2020 webinar Feral pig and rat eradication in Alberta, presentation by Perry Abramenko and Karen Wickerson with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry.

Powerpoint resources from this presentation:

Resources mentioned in the presentation:

If you see a rat: Call: 310-RATS (7287), 310-FARM (3276), your local bylaw or local agriculture fieldman, or Email: