Education and Work experiences
PhD in Environmental Sciences at University of Tehran
Master degree in Environmental Sciences at University of Tehran
Bachelor in Environmental Sciences at University of Tehran
GIS expert at Aquila Conservation & Environment Consulting
Land cover compilation and farm location verification for study comparing birds on organic and conventional farms (“Organic farming benefits birds most in regions across Canada with more intensive agriculture “by David Anthony Kirk, Amanda E. Martin, and Kathryn E. Freemark Lindsay):
-Assisted in verifying locations of study farms for project comparing birds on organic and conventional farms.
-Derived land cover from landsat imagery from 1990s for Ontarion, Saskatchewan and Quebec.
Compilation of land cover layers and running species distribution models for project to estimate population size of Western Rattlesnakes (Crotalus oreganus oreganus) in British Columbia, Paper: “Using Species Distribution Models to Determine Range-wide Habitat and Population Estimates for an At-Risk Snake Species in Canada (Crotalus oreganus)” by David Anthony Kirk, Sahebeh Karimi, Jared. R. Maida, Karl W. Larsen, Jessica Harvey and Christine A. Bishop).
Guest researcher at Helmholtz Center For Environmental Research-UFZ
Environmental flow methods, Trend analysis of hydrological data using R and GIS
RA, TA, GIS expert at University of Tehran
I taught GIS course and contributed to a number of projects as GIS expert