M Anne Naeth, PhD, PAg, PBiol, FSTLHE, FCSSS

Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Renewable Resources Dept
Director, Future Energy Systems, Vice President Research and Innovation Office
Director, Energy Systems Signature Area, Vice President Research and Innovation Office
Director, Land Reclamation International Graduate School

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sci - Renewable Resources Dept
Email
anaeth@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-9539
Address
855C General Services Building
9007 - 116 St NW
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H1

Director, Future Energy Systems, Vice President Research and Innovation Office
Email
anaeth@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-9539

Director, Energy Systems Signature Area, Vice President Research and Innovation Office
Email
anaeth@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-9539

Director, Land Reclamation International Graduate School
Email
anaeth@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-9539

Overview

About

Personal Website

https://naethresearch.ualberta.ca/


Other Current Positions

Editor In Chief, Canadian Journal of Soil Science


Selected Awards

Emerald Award for Land Reclamation International Graduate School, Emerald Foundation (2019)

University Cup, University of Alberta (2018)

Life Long Award, Graduate Students' Association, University of Alberta (2014)

Edward M Watkins Award, for Land Reclamation International Graduate School, Canadian Land Reclamation Association (2013)

Fellow, Canadian Society of Soil Science (2007)

Mentors of the Millennium, Alberta Women’s Science Network (2006)

Teacher of the Year, Environmental and Conservation Sciences Student Club, University of Alberta (2006)

10 Year Service Award, Alberta Environmental Appeals Board (2006)

Vargo Distinguished Teaching Chair, University of Alberta (2005-2017)

Teacher of the Year, Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry, and Home Economics (1999-2014)

Award of Excellence, University of Alberta Alumni Association (2005)

Award of Recognition, Canadian Land Reclamation Association (2003)

Killam Annual Professorship, University of Alberta (2001)

Distinguished Agrologist Award, Alberta Institute of Agrologists (2000)

Rutherford Award of Excellence for Undergraduate Teaching, University of Alberta (1999)

Environmental Sustainability Award, Alberta Agriculture, Food and Rural Development (1999)

Fellow, Society for Teaching and Leaning in Higher Education (1997)

3M Teaching Fellowship for top 10 professors in Canada (1997)

Teaching Award, Faculty of Agriculture, Forestry and Home Economics (1995)

Teaching Award, National Association of College Teachers in Agriculture (1994)


Research


Research Area: Land Reclamation, Restoration Ecology, Soil Science, Plant Ecology


Specific Research Interests: Land reclamation; restoration ecology; revegetation; soil reconstruction (Anthroposols); accelerating soil-plant community development; plant species selection and establishment; impacts of non native species on native plant communities; bioengineering; native plants, their mycorrhizae and microbial communities; soil remediation, bioremediation and phytoremediation; soil amendments, particularly waste products such as compost, manure, sewage sludge and biosolids.