Allan Roberts

BMSC Faculty
Applied Data Analysis in Marine Science

Allan Roberts has instructed courses on data analysis at the Bamfield Marine Sciences Centre, and at the University of Victoria; these courses have integrated the subjects of statistics, data visualization, programming, and data management, using the software application R. He has worked on data analysis contracts related to marine birds, whales, and bats. He has instructed R workshops on a range of topics, such as spatial data, generalized linear models, generalized additive models, and data visualization; workshops that he has instructed have taken place at a variety of locations, including the University of Victoria, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Island University, and Queen’s University.