Environment 1 (EV1), room 347
519-888-4567, ext. 33463
Whether you’re interested in international work or internships, climate change or careers in conservation, join alumnus Scott Bohachyk for a robust discussion about his path to become Director of Ocean and Climate Literacy at Ocean Wise.
Scott will share insights about the non-profit sector, the importance of networking, change management, leadership and team dynamics, especially as it relates to the new reality of remote work.
Join us Wednesday, November 3, 2021
3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET
Zoom - link will be provided
Please submit your questions for Suzanne when you register or ask them during the event
MDP '14, Development Practice
Director, Ocean and Climate Literacy, Ocean Wise
Scott has a longstanding interest in history, energy use and environmental issues. Currently working with Ocean Wise, Scott is focused on SDG 14 and understanding how best to influence decisions and change behaviors through the work that Ocean Wise does with youth around the world. Scott spent five years in Ottawa with the United Nations Association in Canada working on a variety of youth/climate issues and before that taught internationally for a few years.
He has a Bachelor of Secondary Education from the University of Alberta, a Master of Development Practice from the University of Waterloo, and a Master of Business Administration from Queen's University.
In addition to the environmental and youth development work, Scott's really interested in how to create highly effective teams. He also loves cycling around Vancouver, camping and crib.
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The University of Waterloo acknowledges that much of our work takes place on the traditional territory of the Neutral, Anishinaabeg and Haudenosaunee peoples. Our main campus is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land granted to the Six Nations that includes six miles on each side of the Grand River. Our active work toward reconciliation takes place across our campuses through research, learning, teaching, and community building, and is centralized within our Office of Indigenous Relations.