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providing solutions

to
global challenges

providing solutions

to
global challenges

To be a world
-
leading science
-
based faculty,

drawing from the natural and social sciences,

providing solutions

to some of today’s key global challenges.

Vision

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Environmental Sustainability

Food for Health

Bioresource Innovation

Individual and Community Well
-
being
:

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Science

Policy

Practice

Providing Solutions

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Providing Solutions

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Providing Solutions

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Providing Solutions

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Providing Solutions

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Providing Solutions

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Facilities

providing solutions

to
global challenges

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Devonian Botanic Garden

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Students

1,600
undergraduate students

14%
international


9 programs ( 8 BSc


1 BA)




Ag/Food Business Management



Agriculture



Animal Health



Environmental & Conservation Sciences



BA, Environmental Studies



Forest Business Management



Forestry



Human Ecology/HECOL
-
BEd



Nutrition and Food Science

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Students

500 graduate students

51% international


22 specializations









providing solutions

to
global challenges

Support for

international students



UNIV 101/102: First
-
year Experience




International Student Advisor/Peer Helpers




English Bridging program




Eligible for many scholarships and awards




$2,500 scholarship/3 students under 2+2




$8
million graduate stipend
and awards
support



...and
much more!

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Research Funding

$0
$10
$20
$30
$40
$50
$60
2009/10
2010/11
2011/12
Faculty of ALES
$467,000


Average per
continuing

Faculty member

2009
-
2012

$47 million


Average external
funding

2009
-
2012

In $ ,000,000

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Patents and commercialization

Leading royalty generation

at the U of A


From 2007 to 2011




64

Reports of Invention



31 Applications for Patents



18 Patents approved



10 License Agreements




$1.16 million in royalties

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Agreements



9 bilateral agreements with
Chinese universities




9 bilateral agreements with
other universities and
partners from Africa, Asia,
Europe and South America




12 multilateral agreements
with international partners

providing solutions

to
global challenges

International projects

IDRC
-
sponsored projects:


India

Tanzania

South Africa


International field schools:

Africa

Mexico

Cuba

providing solutions

to
global challenges

Edmonton

Vancouver

Los Angeles

Toronto

CANADA

University of Alberta

New York

San Francisco

providing solutions

to
global challenges

University of Alberta

providing solutions

to
global challenges

38,000 students


-

30,500
ugrad


-

7,100 grad


Students from Canada
and 142 other countries

University of Alberta

providing solutions

to
global challenges

University of Alberta

Among top 2% in the world

Global Ranking


Agricultural

25

Environment

33

Plant and Animal

66


Overall
73

providing solutions

to
global challenges

34 National 3M Teaching Fellowships


U of A: most by one university


ALES: Four 3M
recipients



University of Alberta