Saira Haider, MEM

Biography

EDUCATION

B.A., Physics with minors in Mathematics and Environmental Science, Knox College, 2010

M.E.M., Ecosystem Science and Conservation, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, 2015

RESEARCH

Saira's research interests include using statistical analyses and ecological modeling for restoration applications.  

BACKGROUND

Saira completed her Masters of Environmental Management at the Nicholas School of the Enivironment, where she focused in geographic information systems and statistical analysis using R programming software.  Before joining USGS, she worked in Mexico on payments for ecosystem services projects and grassroots conservation efforts.