Adesanya, Dr. Theresa

Theresa Adesanya
PhD, MSc (University of Manitoba) Assistant Professor
Email: Phone:
Teaching Lab 8-147
  • Prince George


Dr. Theresa Adesanya is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography, Earth, and Environmental Sciences. She obtained a PhD in Soil Science from the University of Manitoba. Her research expertise includes various aspects of soil and environmental science such as soil fertility, soil physics and chemistry, land reclamation and remediation.

Research and Expertise

  • Nutrient and contaminant fate and transport in seasonally frozen soils
  • Phytoremediation of contaminated sites
  • The use of organic amendments to enhance reclamation success of reclaimed sites
  • Managing agroecosystems for climate change mitigation

Research Fields:
  • Agriculture
  • Conservation
  • Environment
  • Farming
  • Natural Resources
  • Soil Science
Areas of Expertise:

Soil fertility, soil physics and chemistry, land remediation

Languages Spoken:
  • English
Currently accepting graduate students
Supervises in:
  • MSc Environmental Science

Selected Publications