I build tools and web applications to visualize, navigate, and analyze your data.

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Check out my blog Fishy Data

Services

Shiny Apps

Web Maps

R Packages

Databases

GIS

DataViz

Prior Work

I have developed > 20 web apps for data visualization/analysis and > 10 R packages. Here is a selection:

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Shinyrems

Shinyrems

A Shiny application and R package for downloading, cleaning, visualizing and analyzing data from the BC Environmental Monitoring System (EMS) database.

Peachland-Trepanier Logging History

Peachland-Trepanier Logging History

A web map and interactive bar chart of the logging history of Peachland and Trepanier watersheds in British columbia.

Fwapgr

Fwapgr

An R client for the fwapg pg-featureserv web API used to get data from the BC Freshwater Atlas.

Haida Gwaii Logging History

Haida Gwaii Logging History

A web map and interactive bar chart of the logging history of Haida Gwaii, British Columbia.

Shinyssdtools

Shinyssdtools

A Shiny application and R package for fitting Species Sensitivity Distributions.

Tinter

Tinter

An R package for generating shades and tints of a colour.

BC Municipal Solid Waste Disposal

BC Municipal Solid Waste Disposal

A Shiny app and interactive visualization of the estimated amount of municipal solid waste disposed per person by regional district in British Columbia.

Experience

 
 
 
 
 

PhD Student

University of Northern British Columbia

Sep 2020 – Present Masset, British Columbia
Acoustic telemetry, fish movement, Bayesian inference, White Sturgeon conservation
 
 
 
 
 

Computational Biologist

Poisson Consulting

Jun 2017 – Sep 2020 Masset, British Columbia
Database design, data visualization, GIS, Shiny app and R package development
 
 
 
 
 

Consultant

Self-employed

Sep 2016 – Jun 2017 Masset, British Columbia
GIS, statistical analysis
 
 
 
 
 

Msc Student

University of Guelph

Sep 2014 – Sep 2016 Guelph, Ontario
Species distribution modeling, GIS, avian conservation and ecology
 
 
 
 
 

Research Intern

Wildlife Conservation Society

Sep 2012 – Sep 2014 Manus, Papua New Guinea
REDD+, forest conservation, remote fieldwork
 
 
 
 
 

Research Assistant

University of Toronto

Sep 2011 – Sep 2012 Toronto, Ontario
Forest governance research, preparation of manuscripts for Prof Neera Singh
 
 
 
 
 

BA Hons Forest Conservation

University of Toronto

Sep 2006 – May 2011 Toronto, Ontario
Interdisciplinary coursework in forestry, ecology, geography, anthropolgy

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