Dr. Susan Hannon

Dr. Susan Hannon

Dr. Susan Hannon is Emeritus Professor, University of Alberta. She retired to Salt Spring Island where she is involved in land stewardship and the “Bring Back the Western Bluebird” program. Her career at the University of Alberta spanned 24 years and she worked on a number of questions ranging from population dynamics in willow ptarmigan to the effects of agriculture and forestry on breeding birds. She is committed to hands-on conservation and working with the public and stakeholders to protect and steward land. She earned a BSc in Marine Biology from University of Guelph, MSc in Population Biology from University of Alberta and PhD in Population and Behavioural Ecology from University of British Columbia.

Susan has been a Director since 2010.