Véronique Barthet PhD

Research Scientist and Program Manager
Oilseeds Monitoring and Research
Crops Section
Grain Research Laboratory

Area of expertise:

  • Research projects dealing with grain quality factors
  • Development of quality measurement analytical methods
  • Collaborative research projects with researchers from the University of Manitoba studying seed oxidative stability.



Food science and agricultural chemistry
University of McGill in Montréal 1998

Diplôme d'études approfondies

Biology applied to food science and bioindustries
Université de Nancy in France

Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Université Paul Sabatier in Toulouse

Professional affiliations and development

  • President, Canadian Section of the American Chemists’ Society, 2009-2014
  • Vice-President, Canadian Section of the American Chemists’ Society, 2007-2009
  • Chair, Canadian ISO TC 34/SC 2 Oleaginous Seeds and Fruits section, 2007-present
  • Chair, Canadian ISO TC 34/SC 11 Animal and vegetable fats and oils section, 2007-present
  • Member of the American Oil Chemists' Society, 2000-present
  • Adjunct – Department Human Nutrition, University of Manitoba
  • Board member of the Western Canadian Canola Rapeseed Recommending Committee
  • Chair of the Analytical Committee for the Prairie Registration Committee Oilseeds


See the Canadian Grain Commission list of published scientific and technical papers.

Contact Information

Email: veronique.barthet@grainscanada.gc.ca
Telephone: 204-984-5174

Canadian Grain Commission employee since 2000.

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