Dr Jobson is a product development specialist at Ostrem Chemicals. He is an alumnus of the University of Alberta and has been a long time collaborator with Dr M Anne Naeth and Dr David Chanasyk. He has several decades of experience in contaminant bioremediation and soil microbiology. Dr Jobson has conducted remediation research in the arctic, subarctic, boreal forest, prairie and temperate regions across Canada. Dr Jobson is a participant in the Land Reclamation International Graduate School (LRIGS) program sponsored by NSERC CREATE.