Preparing the Citizen Science Project: Pitfalls and Successes

Brian discusses his nearly fourteen years of experience educating and organizing both students and laypeople towards the successful preparation and implementation of citizen-science research projects. Areas will include realistic and appropriate pedagogy for laypeople, realistic outcomes for assignments and projects, and logistic, ideological, and interpersonal issues researchers should prepare for. Examples from previous ISRAE fieldwork teams and current projects in are be discussed.

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Published on December 6, 2023