The lead associates in Eamer Science & Policy are Joan Eamer (MSc, RPBio) and Claire Eamer (MA).
Joan is a professional biologist with years of experience in environmental, biodiversity, and ecosystem science at regional, national, and international scales. She is experienced in planning, policy development, and all aspects of report production. CV-Joan_Eamer_2017
Claire is a science writer with many years’ experience as a journalist, broadcaster, and editor. She has written or edited science-based materials for both lay and specialist audiences at the regional to international scale. In addition, she has published half a dozen non-fiction books for children. She won the 2013 Lane Anderson Award for excellence in science writing for young readers. Go to Claire’s personal website for information about her books. Claire Eamer CV 2017
Eamer Science & Policy can also call on any of a group of professionals, as needed, to provide specialist expertise in such areas as bibliographic database development, geographic information systems, policy research and development, map and graphic design, and wildlife science and management. Information about some of our associates and their areas of expertise follows below.
Patrick Daley is a geomatics technician and heritage specialist, with an MSc degree in Archaeological Sciences. His interests and skills lie in applying historical, scientific and geomatic information to interpret present and past human-environment interactions. Patrick Daley CV 2015
Megan Osmond-Jones is completing her bachelor’s degree in natural resource science through Thompson Rivers University. She has a keen interest in the connections between biota and environmental processes. Megan brings a strong ecosystem science background, in combination with excellent research and communication skills, to our projects. Megan Osmond-Jones CV 2016
Kelly Badger is a graphic designer and communications expert. Her interests lie in finding creative solutions for presenting data visually, developing intuitive layouts for publications, and providing quality assurance for content. She is particularly eager to apply her skills towards her passion for environmental causes and policy. Kelly Badger CV 2016