Yes, I am available to give a seminar or lead a professional development training workshop for your university department, government agency, or non-profit group!
I have prepared seminar talks on a variety of topics, including:
The role of modern communications technology in ocean science and conservation
Stakeholder perspectives of shark conservation and management policy
Recreational shark fishing in Florida: an interdisciplinary analysis of an emerging conservation issue
Stable isotope analysis reveals unexpected trophic complexity among coastal sharks
I’ve given seminars at the following institutions:
November 30th, 2018, University of Victoria Department of Biology Seminar Series, Victoria, BC
November 14th, 2018, University of British Columbia Animal Welfare Program seminar series, Vancouver, BC
November 9th, 2018, Carleton University Biological Sciences Department Seminar Series, Ottawa, ON
September 20th, 2018, Environmental Science Seminar Series, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS
April 3, 2018, Environment and Climate Change Canada/Pacific Wildlife Research Centre, Ladner, BC
October 27th, 2017, Simon Fraser University FABLAB seminar series, Burnaby BC
October 20th, 2017, University of British Columbia Institute of Fisheries seminar Series, Vancouver, BC
October 20th, 2017, University of British Columbia BLISS seminar series, Vancouver, BC
September 28th, 2017, University of Washington School of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences departmental seminar series, Seattle, WA
September 21, 2017, Simon Fraser University, Les Ecologistes Seminar series, Burnaby, BC
January 13th, 2017, Florida Atlantic University Marine Seminar Series, Boca Raton, FL
July 22nd, 2016- Monterrey Bay Aquarium Seminar Series, Monterrey Bay, California
November 5, 2015- OpenNOAA Science Seminar Series, Silver Spring, MD.
I offer a variety of hands-on, participatory professional development training workshops. They are designed for anyone interested in improving how they communicate science or conservation topics, including but not limited to graduate students, advanced undergraduates, university faculty and staff, government natural resource management agency employees, and environmental non-profit employees.
I’ve led or co-led training workshops on these topics at universities and scientific conferences all over the world, including: