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Email: mnskyria at uvic.ca

Matthew Kyriakides

PhD Student

Matthew Kyriakides is a farmer and soil scientist with international experience in environmental work. He holds a BSc in Global Resource Systems from the University of British Columbia and an MSc (cum laude) of Earth and Environment from Wageningen University & Research in the Netherlands where he focused on soil quality and ecosystem restoration. He worked for multiple years on various farms across Canada, where he engaged in everything from organic vegetable production to animal care.

Matthew’s PhD research examines the effects of various land care techniques on climate mitigation, financial viability, and soil quality at the Sandown Centre for Regenerative Agriculture.

Details of Matthew’s research can be found here

Education

  1. 2019

    MSc of Earth and Environment

    Wageningen University & Research (The Netherlands)
  2. 2015

    BSc in Global Resource Systems

    University of British Columbia