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 – present
Woodland Volunteer, The Wildlife Trusts

2015 – 2017
Conservation Blogger, Conservation Careers

2012 – 2014
Animal Welfare Assistant, 
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
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

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