Beau MacDonald, MA
GIS Project Specialist, Clinical Research Informatics
SC CTSI Role
Beau MacDonald is a GIS Project Specialist for the Spatial Sciences Institute at the University of Southern California.
Beau MacDonald is an applied biogeographer experienced with GIS, cartography, design, and environmental modeling, who provides data analysis, geoprocessing, mapping, graphics, and writing support, and promotes the use of geographical information science concepts and technologies for interdisciplinary synthesis.
Her research interests involve the distribution, abundance, resilience, historical ecology, conservation, and sustainability of diverse creatures and communities that persist along the edges and within the confines of built environments – including butterflies, birds, native plants, wetlands, vegetable gardens, and Angelenos.