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Friederike Schneider-Vieira - Ph.D., B.Sc.
Vice President/Senior Scientist
Primary Areas of Expertise - project management, EIAs, monitoring
Friederike has been with North/South Consultants Inc. since 1992. She obtained her Ph.D. in aquatic ecology from Dalhousie University in 1990 with the assistance of a 1967 Science and Engineering Scholarship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada. Friederike has participated in the design and implementation of environmental assessment and monitoring studies related to hydroelectric development, mining, municipal and industrial wastewater discharges, and oil and gas development. She specializes in integrating inputs from diverse stakeholders into effects assessments and developing communication tools for both technical and non-technical audiences. Her experience includes providing expert testimony at environmental hearings.