Ecosystem & Plant Sciences
Jim Schiek’s expertise includes avian ecology, population dynamics, community ecology, forest ecology, and conservation biology. He is a Principal Researcher at InnoTech Alberta where his research has spanned the last 24 years. In addition, he is an adjunct professor at the University of Alberta and the Science Director for the Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute. He has extensive experience developing and leading large ecological research projects, often involving collaboration with a diverse range of researchers with expertise/specialties in plant ecology, wildlife ecology, statistical analyses, and conservation biology. He has published more than 30 scientific papers, organized more than 15 workshops, and written in excess of 100 client reports.