My job entails analysing environmental data: finding patterns, relationships, trends and predictive capacity. I now work with freshwater ecosystems, I used to work with forestry. I publish on environmental science, catchment nutrient loading, ecosystem science, spatial interpolation, climate change adaptation, risk and modelling.

Brief CV

  • 2014-present: Environmental Data Scientist, Freshwater Ecology group, Centre for Ecology & Hydrology
  • 2008-2014: Spatial Scientist, Land-use and Ecosystem Services group, Forest Research
  • 2007-2008: GIS Operations Engineer, Farrer Consulting, Edinburgh
  • 2006-2013: Set up and ran Beats! Design, a web/map company
  • 2006-2007: Information Assistant as part of the Go-Geo! metadata project, Edina, Edinburgh
  • 2006-2007: MSc Geographical Information Science (with distinction), University of Edinburgh
  • 2002-2006: BSc (Hons) Geography, University of Edinburgh

Coding in: R/Shiny, Python, various SQLs, PostGIS, Perl, php, HTML5/CSS3, jQuery, GeoServer, GDAL, ArcPy, QPy, OpenLayers.