I’m interested in a Career in Regulatory Affairs & Food Labelling

Hello team FoodGrads! I received this question from a student recently; I’m pursuing my BSc Food Science. I am interested in regulatory affairs / food labelling. What can I be doing now to prepare myself Read More …

I’m taking Biology, what are my options in the Food Industry…..

Hey Team FoodGrads! I’m currently studying biology at Ryerson University. I’ve  wanted to go into food science but I am not able to attend any school’s offering the program. Is it still possible for me Read More …

Trying to get a position in Food R&D ……

Hey Team FoodGrads! I am a recent graduate with a Masters degree in Food Technology. I have been trying to get a position in Food R&D by networking, interviewing and doing everything I can. However, the only Read More …

The Perfect Complement to Your University Experience

University is full of great opportunities to learn, experience new things and make some great friends along the way. A fun way to do all of these things is to join clubs and extra-curricular activities. Read More …

Food Science Jobs in a Budding Industry

From whole foods to organic and gluten-free, consumer preference is forever evolving, catalysed by research in food science. Nowadays, one particular bioactive molecule is generating a lot of ‘buzz’. Read More …

Big Food: Bad Guys?

It’s time to stop blaming ‘Big Food’.  Continuing to blame the food companies for what we feed ourselves and consequent poor health is easy, but has the moment passed? Blaming ‘Big Food’ is not going Read More …

E6: R&D Chef Allan E. Williams on Product Development & Lobsters

Chef Allan Williams is an R&D Chef at Canada’s Smartest Kitchen (CSK) where his multidisciplinary team helps companies bring new food products to market. In this interview he talks about the work the CSK team do, and Lobsters! Read More …

E5: Heather McCain on Sensory Analysis, Lettuce & Leadership

This week we interview future Sensory Analyst and Taste Chemist, Heather McCain. It’s a must for those thinking about Grad school and student leadership. Read More …