Ecologist – Data Analyst

Resume posted by mlavoie1973 in Scientific.

Desired position type: Any
Location: Magog Québec, Canada

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As a research scientist and data analyst, I worked in Ecology, Forestry, Environmental Sciences, gas leak detection technology, and more recently with financial and real estate data. I have experience in data analysis, data management, data visualization and statistics. I work with R but I recently got familiar with MySQL, and Amazon Web Service tools (EC2, RDS, S3). I am also one of three authors of a patent on Gas Emission Detection Device.

• Data analysis, Data management, Data visualization, Statistical Analysis, Web interface (Shiny)
• Supervising and helping graduate students
• R proficiency
• Scientific publication generation
• Field and laboratory work


PhD., Université du Québec en Abitibi-Témiscaminque, Québec, Canada, August 2006.

M.Sc., Université de Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada, December 2001.

B.Sc., Université de Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada, May 1999.


Data Analyst, Self-Employed, Quebec, Canada, Jan 2017 to Present.

Ecologist, Bleu Massawippi, Quebec, Canada, June 2017 to Present.

Data Analyst – Postdoctoral fellow, St. Francis Xavier University, Nova Scotia, Canada, July 2011-March 2016.

Ecologist – Postdoctoral fellow. University of South Florida Polytechnic, Florida, USA, Sept 2010-June 2011

Ecologist – Postdoctoral fellow. University of Florida, Florida, USA, Sept 2006- May 2010.


  • R (7 years experience)


    data analysis, Data visualization, Interactive dashboard, Scientific research

Spoken Languages

    English, French, Spanish (basic)