Carla Archibald | Conservation Science. Identifying environmental preservation & sustainability for wildlife Australia
Conservation Science — Research, Policy & Practice
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Education

Formal Education

PHD IN CONSERVATION SCIEINCE

02/2016 - Expected submission: 2019

The University of Queensland, Australia

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE MAJORING IN ECOLOGY (HONOURS I)

06/2013 - 06/2014

The University of Queensland, Australia

BACHELOR OF APPLIED SCIENCE MAJORING IN WILDLIFE SCIENCE

02/2010 - 06/2012

The University of Queensland, Australia  

Skills

INDUSTRY SPECIFIC SKILLS

  • Software proficiencies: R, ArcGIS, QGIS, Microsoft Office suite, Mendeley, GitHub, Nvivo.

  • Data Analysis: Explanatory analyses, spatial statistics, impact evaluation, machine learning, spatial optimisation.

  • Research Process: Seeking, understanding, evaluating information; Understanding different methodological approaches; Collecting and analysing data; Understanding relevant ethical and health and safety guidelines and procedures.

  • Field Work: Point count and other bird-specific survey methods, Elliot and pit-fall trapping.

  • Writing: Scientific and publication, media and outreach, policy submissions.

TRANSFERABLE SKILLS

  • Communication: Attentive, Clearly presenting information and concepts to different audiences.

  • Teamwork: Open communication channels, ability to communicate in a multi-disciplinary team environment.

  • Problem Solving: Identifying issues and using practical solutions to resolve problems; Using creativity to develop and implement novel solutions to problems.

  • Managing and Organising: Critically reflecting on and learning from experiences; Motivating ones-self and others to function efficiently; Ability to work independently and achieve desirable outcomes; Managing several tasks at ones, setting priorities.

  • Personal Qualities: Enthusiastic, friendly.

Certifications

INDUSTRY certifications

  • 'R' Class Bird Banding Licence: Issuing authority, Australian Bird and Bat Banding Scheme, Issued date, Jun 2014 (no expiration date).

  • Animal Rehabilitation Permit (Fauna Spotter/Catcher) Under Nature Conservation: Issuing authority, Department of Environmental and Heritage Protection Queensland, Issued date, Jun 2014 (no expiration date).

  • Section 11 Coal Mining Induction: Issuing authority, Industry Pathways, Issued date, Nov 2015.

  • Applied First Aid and CPR: Issuing authority, Rapid Response First Aid

  • Certificate I in Construction (General Construction Saftey): Issuing authority, Bluedog Training

    Issued date, Jan 2013.

  • Venomous Snake Handling Course: Issuing authority, GECKOS, Issued date, May 2012.

  • Basic Wildlife First Aid: Issuing authority, Wildcare, Issued date, Dec 2009.

  • Australian Open C Class Manual Driver's Licence: Issuing authority, Queensland Department of Transport, Issued date, Jul 2009.

  • Recreational Marine Driver Licence: Issuing authority, Department of Transport and Main Roads, Maritime Safety Queensland, Issued date, Jul 2009.

Languages

Native fluency

  • English

Beginner fluency

  • Spanish

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