Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


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Lorna, Little
Project manager and Communicator
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Terrestrial
  • Other
Work as a research project and community manager. Main interests are polar botany, climate change, and connecting science to society
  • Non-Polar
I am a project manager and science communicator, with substantial experience in managing and communicating research in hydrology, polar sciences, and climate change. I am interested in community building and work a lot with engaging people in different development and research projects.
  • Mentor Panels
    These panels are held at major international conferences and are coordinated by
    APECS members. Participation involves a 2-3 hour commitment on the day
    of the panel meeting.

  • One-on-One Mentoring
    Email correspondence with APECS members regarding career advice (including
    alternative careers in polar/cryospheric issues), research skills, data
    management and occasional research-specific discussions/questions.

  • Participation in live online discussions
    This will be advertised to all APECS members and will be facilitated by an
    APECS Council or Executive Committee Member. Transcripts will be
    posted online for future reference.

  • Helping to improve presentation and communication skills

  • In-person meetings/conferences/seminars
  • Telephone/Skype conversations
  • Email Exchange
  • IM/Chat
  • European Geosciences Union
  • SCAR Open Science Conferences
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