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Tess Gingery , MSc

Biologist/Data Scientist - Cooperative Research Unit Headquarters

As a Biologist/Data Scientist with the USGS's cooperative research units, I assist CRU scientists and students as they manage their fish and wildlife data. My professional goals center around using fact-based efforts to support natural resource conservation (through research, policy, and communication) while fostering inclusive and welcoming work environments.<br><br>My undergraduate degree comes from Southern Utah University and my Masters from the Pennsylvania Cooperative Unit at Pennsylvania State University. My research primarily involves ungulates and their population demographics. <br><br>For the Cooperative Research Units, I primarily handle data and software releases, maintaining several large databases containing Unit data, managing data collection strategies, and the internal Sharepoint website.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Professional Experience

  • Biologist, Cooperative Research Units Program Headquarters, 2021-

Education and Certifications

  • MSc, Pennsylvania State University, 2017

  • BS, Southern Utah University, 2014

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