University of Alberta - BSc Geophysics (Specialization), 2020, GPA 3.5
- Won competitive Undergraduate Research Initiative Stipend ($5,000) for self-initiated Saskatchewan R.M. boundary reform project
I research, design, print, and sell an original series of reference maps.
Alex McPhee's Province of Alberta - award-winning original geographic portrait
Alex McPhee's Province of Saskatchewan - currently in development
2021 - New Democrat for Cypress Hills—Grasslands
- I am the first cartographer to receive a major party nomination in Canadian history!
- From poll maps to sign plans, our campaign enjoys by far the highest level of geographic intelligence in the country
2020-ongoing - Research Assistant with Univ. of Alberta Future Energy Systems Lab
- A generalist, I specialize in scientific GIS analysis on a variety of prairie topics
- Wildfire spread modeling, agriculture residue bio-energy, ecological citizen science...
2020-ongoing - LeanTossup political analysis
- Head of information design at LeanTossup, an independent datajournalism group and Canada's most accurate 2019 election forecaster
- I am a progressive data analyst and have taken a number of interesting political contracts that I can't tell you about
Summer 2019 - Research Assistant with Univ. of Alberta Froese Group
- Used satellite and field data to map climate change and permafrost degradation in Northern Canada
- Two weeks of subarctic field experience in Sahtu region, NWT
Spring 2018 - Environmental Student with Seven Generations Energy
- Used enterprise GIS for cartography, environmental monitoring, Indigenous consultation
Integrated cartographic and analytic skillset for every step of the map-making process.
Thousands of hours experience with QGIS and its Python environment.
Visual artist: composition, typography, vector graphics, designed this website.