Photo of Janelle, 2021

Janelle Jiminez, BSc, MSc, MBA

Pronouns: she/her


Project MGR. AMR One Hlth Cons

University of Calgary


Educational Background

BSc Specialzation in Cell Biotechnology, University of Alberta, 2011

MSc Animal Science, University of Alberta, 2016

MBA University of Alberta, 2022


Janelle has a diverse professional background that focuses on research and business. In 2011, she completed her Bachelor of Science at the University of Alberta that specialized in Cell Biotechnology and in 2016 completed her MSc in Animal Science that focused on intestinal health. Following her education, she worked in Scientific Sales, before settling with Livestock Gentec as a Research Coordinator. After 5 years coordinating research projects aimed at improving the health of livestock animals using genetic techniques, Janelle began working with the Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) - One Health Consortium as a coordinator, and now holds the role of the Consortium Manager. As the Manager, Janelle manages 32 research projects by providing budgetary support, research support and resources to the project leads, creating collaborative opportunities for the consortium members, and providing funding opportunities for researchers. After completing her MBA in 2022, Janelle aims to apply her knowledge and network towards creating commercialization opportunities with researchers and engaging with the AMR stakeholders in government and industry.