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Virtual Career Fair

2023-11-30 @ 12:00 15:00 MST

The Alberta Chapter of The Wildlife Society is thrilled to announce that we will be hosting a virtual career fair on November 30th from 12-3 pm. This event offers a valuable opportunity for candidates to explore diverse job prospects in wildlife and environmental conservation. Gain an advantage by connecting with hiring managers and positioning yourself favorably among other candidates. This is also a fantastic opportunity for organizations to streamline your hiring process, meet many qualified individuals in a single 30-minute meeting!

The event will kick off with 30 minutes of informative presentations covering essential topics such as interview strategies and resume writing. Following this, each organization will have a scheduled 30-minute time slot to host a breakout room. Here, hiring managers will introduce their organization, discuss job availability, and interact with potential candidates.

Prior to the event, we will provide a schedule for when each organization will be hosting it’s breakout room and a list of job opportunities.

To attend the event, you must register yourself as a potential candidate here.

For hiring managers, please register your organization here.

PO BOX 4990
Edmonton AB
T6E 5G8

Rooted in Wisdom: Deer Aging Techniques

Embark on a journey of precision and insight with the Lethbridge College Wildlife Analytics Lab (WAL) at the ACTWS Conference in Jasper! Join our workshop, ‘Rooted in Wisdom: Deer Aging Techniques‘, to explore the secrets hidden within wildlife teeth. Explore both the field technique of ‘tooth eruption and wear’ and the laboratory marvel of ‘cementum analysis’ – both dedicated to unraveling the mysteries of ungulate ages. Delve into the heart of these techniques, comparing their accuracy and precision, with a revelation of the superior accuracy of cementum analysis. Learn the art of tooth extraction and witness the seamless process of submitting your own wildlife teeth to the WAL for aging through cementum analysis. Elevate your understanding of deer populations and contribute to the advancement of wildlife knowledge and bolster your resume with applied experience. Participants will gain hands-on familiarity with the field technique of jaw aging, and the lab process of tooth extraction, inspection, preparation, and cementum analysis. Join us in Jasper for a transformative experience at the intersection of field expertise and cutting-edge laboratory analysis!

Facilitated by the Wildlife Analytics Lab, Lethbridge College

Cost: $15

Professional refers to someone who works with wildlife and/or their habitats in a professional setting.

In this context, it is not in reference to a legal professional designation.