Jani Salazar is our new full-time marine field technician at the ERI. Jani started her work at here in September of last year as a marine volunteer working along with ERI Marine Biologist, Celso Cawich and Marine Science Director, Dr. Leandra Cho-Ricketts in the different marine related programs. Being a marine volunteer, Jani got introduced to training in various marine monitoring methods, which made her well equipped to later take on the studentship post of Database/Research Assistant while completing her Associate degree in Marine Science and Biology.
Jani has now completed her Associate degree in Marine Science and Biology and has now been appointed to the full time post of Marine Field Technician. In consultation with the Marine Biologist and Science Director (Marine), Jani is responsible for field data collection under marine monitoring programs and projects, entry and analysis of the field data, and assisting in implementation of marine research projects under the ERI.