CV

Abridged CV, for more detailed information please connect with Aimee on LinkedIn.

Education:

MRes Wildlife Conservation, University of Southampton, UK

Fieldwork: Practical fieldwork and differences in land management techniques based at Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in Northern Kenya.
Research Topic: Genetic adaptation to captivity in a population of Partulid snails (Partula varia).

BSc (hons) Zoology with Conservation, Bangor University, UK

Fieldwork: Comprehensive sighted bird count in The Gambia.
Research topic: The use of aposematic signals by European Adders (Vipera berus) to deter avian predators.


Employment & Experience:

2018 – present
Hedgehog Hero, 
The Royal Parks

2016 – 2019
Woodland Volunteer, The Wildlife Trusts

2015 – 2017
Conservation Blogger, Conservation Careers

2012 – 2014
Animal Welfare Officer, 
Jerry Green Dog Rescue

2011
Field Volunteer,
 African Conservation Experience (Tuli Block, Botswana)

2010 – 2012
Events Secretary, 
Bangor University Sub-aqua Club


Skills:

Project Management
PRINCE2; Project development; risk assessments; relationship development; fundraising.

Data Collection & Handling
DNA extraction (live and deceased specimens); camera trapping; behavioural observations; database management; statistical analysis;

Computer Software
Microsoft Office Works; ArcGIS; R and R studio.

Languages
Basic French, Basic Spanish


Other qualifications

PRINCE2 Practitioner Qualification and Foundation Training
IUCN Red List Global Assessor
Project Management for Wildlife Conservation (Intermediate), WildTeam
BSAC Ocean diver with PADI enriched air certification.