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Dr. Aerin Jacob


Dr. Aerin Jacob is Conservation Scientist and Liber Ero Fellow at the Yellowstone to Yukon (Y2Y) Conservation Initiative, based in Canmore, Alberta.  Her research on animal behaviour, forest and coastal ecology, and conservation biology has taken her from Africa to the Arctic. Aerin was a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Victoria, where she worked on coastal and marine spatial planning on the Central Coast of British Columbia. She earned her PhD at McGill University, studying forest restoration strategies to support wildlife and local communities in Uganda.