Dr. Christian J. Willenborg, Ph.D.
Dr. Chris Willenborg is as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Plant Sciences at the University of Saskatchewan. He leads several research projects that focus on better understanding the ecology and management of weeds in the agroecosystem.
Chris publishes in the areas of weed science and agronomy, and has been author or coauthor of over 40 peer-reviewed research publications in various international journals. For his contributions to research, he was awarded the Outstanding Early Career Agronomist Award in 2013 from the Canadian Society of Agronomy. He also received the Dean’s New Researcher Award of Excellence in 2015 from the College of Agriculture and Bioresources at the University of Saskatchewan.
Chris has served as an Associate Editor for the Canadian Journal of Plant Science since 2011, where he is now Editor-in-Chief.