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Meet the Scientist: Hannah Kempf

Name: Hannah Kempf  Title: paleobiologist  Correct pronouns*: she/her  What is your favorite part about being a scientist and how did you get interested in science in general?  I’ve been geek-ing out on rocks and animals for as long as I can remember. My family went camping a lot, and I was fortunate to be exposed …

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Meet the Scientist: Niklas Hohmann

For this “Meet the Scientist” post, we talked to Niklas Hohmann, a Paleobiology Master student from Erlangen, Germany. You are currently working on your Masters thesis. Can you explain what it is about? I examine how factors such as shell robustness, sedimentation rate, and mixing of the sediment alter the probability of shells to be …

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Meet the Scientist: Meaghan Efford

Hi everyone! My name is Meaghan, and I’m a PhD Candidate at the University of British Columbia. I work in the Global Oceans Modeling Group in the Institute for the Oceans and Fisheries, and bring my zooarchaeological background to an ecological modeling project. In my spare time, I’m a west coast swing dancer, avid baker, …

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