Mr. Seon Hamer
Lecturer I
Department of Environmental Studies



Academic Qualifications

  1. Certificate in Agriculture – Guyana School of Agriculture
  2. Certificate in Reduced Impact Logging – Forestry Training Centre Inc.
  3. Certificate in Aquaculture Management – Partners of the Americas
  4. Diploma in Forestry – University of Guyana
  5. Bachelor of Science Degree (Forestry) – University of Guyana
  6. Master of Science (Natural Resource & Environmental Management – Climate Change) – University of the West Indies Cave Hill


Hamer. S (2009). Detection of Mercury Levels in Lichens around Gold mining operations. World Wildlife Fund (WWF): BSc Thesis.

Hamer. S (2010). Comparison of the colonizing species found under A.mangium stand and a mix of A.mangium & B.humidicola. Guyana Environmental Capacity Development Project (GENCAPD). Georgetown, Guyana.

Hamer. S (2013). The use of on-farm feed management to reduce enteric methane emissions in the cattle industry of Guyana. University if the West Indies Cave Hill (UWI). Bridgetown, Barbados: MSc Thesis.

Research interests

  • Renewable Energy
  • Water Resources
  • Climate change mitigation, adaptation and vulnerability
  • Forest Resources
  • Organic Agriculture
  • Carbon Management
  • Environmental Restoration
  • Climate dynamics