Ginni Braich

PhD Candidate

Research Interests

Bio

Ginni is a PhD candidate at the Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability under the supervision of Dr. Navin Ramankutty. Growing up in a farming family, her research interests are centered around agricultural production including trends in yields and the impacts of climate change as it relates to current and future food security.

She holds a B.Sc. in Biology from the University of Calgary and a M.Sc. in Plant Molecular Biology from the International Max Planck Research School for Molecular Biology. Her professional background includes working for a government funding agency, supporting research in sustainable agriculture in collaboration with other governments, NGOs and farmer groups.