Junejo - Agrologist/Soil Scientist - Edmonton, AB, Canada

Nasima Junejo

Edmonton, AB, Canada


Agrologist/Soil Scientist



• Doctorate in Agriculture Soil Science.
• Canadian work experience
• Five years of greenhouse horticultural /agriculture experience
• Knowledge and Experience of horticultural /agriculture/soil science/fertilizer industry and research.
• Experience in sells and consultancy
• Sound writing and oral skills
• Good organizational and time management skills
• Strong customer service and team membership skills
• A valid Alberta Class 5 Motor Vehicle Operator's Licence

Work History

Renewable resources, Faculty of Agriculture

Post Doc

From June 2013

To conduct research on the effect long term soil amendment on various crops rotations and nutrient effects; including, laboratory, green house and field analysis.


University Putra Malaysia

October 2011 - October 2012

Conducted laboratory, glass house and field research experiment individually and as a leader of team on following projects:
o Amendments of sandy soils with conditioners and activators for Kenaf production in Malaysia. Jointly UNIDO project with China and Bangladesh.
o Study of GHG flux and organic carbon sinks in wetland forest ecosystem of Malaysia (funded by Research Grant Units University Putra Malaysia).
o Development of new advancement products technique for fertilizer optimization (funded by Research Grant Unit University Putra Malaysia).
o Bioremediation and reclamation of contaminated soils.
• Sampled, compiled and analyzed of data.
• Design projects and wrote project reports.
• Participated in meetings as a soil science expert; presented progress reports and deliver lectures for new staff and students.

Project consultant

Department of Land Resource Management

January 2011 - July 2011

Conducted research to determine the effects of slow release nitrogenous fertilizer on soil properties, N mineralization and crop production in six selected sandy, organic and mineral soils of Malaysia.
• Compiled and analyzed collected data
• Prepared Report and presentations of project results
• Organized meeting with the University management and company scientists.


University Putra Malaysia

honaray consultant

University Putra Malaysia

January 2010 - March 2012

Research officer

Sindh Agriculture Research Institute

• Analyzed soil and water samples for quality and management from various developments
• Assessed quality and certification of fertilizers.
• Conducted agriculture/horticulture plant based research
• Provided agricultural advisory services to farmers and industry.
• Managed soil and water testing laboratories.

Post doctorate fellow

University of Alberta


Reduction of ammonia volatilization and improvement in N use plant effeciency by coating urea

In this project I have coated urea fertilizer with micro nutrient and biodegradable materials to enhance N use efficiency of urea and to reduce ammonia volatilization.
I published around 10 publication related to this project.

Effect of Slow release fertilizer of K+S nitrogen on Malaysian soils

worked as honorary consultant for this project of K+S fertilizer Germany.

Effects of organic and chemical fertilizer with soil conditioner on Kenaf growth in sandy soils

The project was completed in 2012 March as part of my post doctorate .I conducted research on the application of biochar and zeolite with the proper combination of organic matter and NPK fertilizer sources.
Published two articles from project and some are under publishing process.the links are following

Qualifications & Certifications


University Putra Malaysia

Olds College

University Putra Malaysia


University Putra Malaysia

Massey University New Zealand

University Putra Malaysia

National Agriculture Research institute Islamabad

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