Community-engaged Research

New guidelines for reporting community-engaged research in manuscripts

Canadian Science Publishing, publisher of the Canadian Journal of Plant Science, is excited to share guidelines to help researchers report community-engaged research in manuscripts. Researchers can use these guidelines to help demonstrate how the community was involved throughout the research process and how the study benefits the community. View the new guidelines.

Pest Management Regulatory Agency – Herbicide Evaluator

The Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) is currently seeking candidates to fill a Scientific Evaluation Officer position (BI-02) to conduct value assessments of herbicides for a one-year term, beginning as early as January 2022, with a starting salary of $65,662 per year. Ideal candidates would have completed (or be about to complete) their M.Sc. or Ph.D. in a field of study related to weed science, with experience conducting and summarizing field trials evaluating efficacy and crop safety of herbicides. Interested candidates are requested to forward their CV to Michael Downs (, Section Head of the Antimicrobials and Herbicides Section of the PMRA.