Theresa Adesanya

Adesanya, Dr. Theresa

PhD, MSc (University of Manitoba)

Assistant Professor
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