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Living Systems: Understandings of the living world, Earth, and space are deepened by investigating natural systems and their interactions.

Vincent Scully sur une plage près de St. Andrews, Nouveau-Brunswick

Vincent Scully (he/him)

Career Profiles

Environmental Communicator

I help communities to take actions that will have positive impacts on the environment.
Kira Hoffman wearing red hard hat with smoke in the background

Kira Hoffman (she/her)

Career Profiles

Postdoctoral Researcher/Fire Ecologist

I am a researcher at both a university and a not-for profit organization where I am gaining experience to become a senior researcher.
Jennifer Baltzer wearing a bibbed hat, purple tee-shirt with trees in the background.

Jennifer Baltzer (she/her)

Career Profiles

Professor and Canada Research Chair in Forests and Global Change

I work at a university, teaching students and conducting research on the impact of climate change on forests in Canada and around the world.
Caitlyn Lyons setting out in forested area with backpack and data collecting tools. Insert photo shows Caitlyn examining a section of sod.

Caitlyn Lyons (she/her)

Career Profiles

Ph.D. Candidate

I am working towards my PhD and studying the forests in the Northwest Territories.
Sunrise over a farm field with wind turbines

Green Careers


Discover some of the many STEM-focused green careers dealing with the environment and climate change.

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Hill Huang

Career Profiles

Environmental Specialist

I make sure our projects meet environmental guidelines and have the least environmental impact possible.
White Sturgeon

Conserving British Columbia’s White Sturgeon


Learn about British Columbia’s White Sturgeon and some of the ways people are working to preserve their habitat.

Scaber Stalk fungus

The Mysterious World of Mycorrhizas


Learn about the unique partnership between plants and fungi.

Peat bog in northern Alberta

Peat Bogs and the Ring of Fire


Learn about peat bogs, the threats they face and how you can help.

Tara Bauer with headset microphone

Tara Bauer (she/her)

Career Profiles

Co-founder and Director

I am responsible for the daily operations and long-term growth of two environmental organizations.
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Rob Arsenault

Career Profiles

Environmental Enforcement Officer

I enforce laws that protect the environment, humans, fish and wildlife.
Pamela Power

Pamela Power (she/her)

Career Profiles

Water Resources Specialist

I provide technical review of projects that may affect water resources to ensure your community’s rights and interests are being considered and protected.
portrait de Tristan Lecompte

Tristan Lecompte

Career Profiles

Environmental Program Officer

I interpret and communicate pollution data collected by the National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI).
Jane Burchill

Jane Burchill (she/her)

Career Profiles

Decarbonization & Sustainability Specialist

I work to make the operations at the Port of Saint John cleaner, more sustainable, and lower our carbon footprint.
Mahesh Rachamalla

Mahesh Rachamalla (he/him)

Career Profiles

Graduate Student (Toxicology)

My research will help find solutions for protecting aquatic species from the effects of heavy metals.