Matthew Routley | @mroutley

Research, Analysis, & Project Management Experience

Senior Quantitative Economist, Ontario Ministry of Infrastructure, May 2007–Present

As an infrastructure analyst[1], I work on long-term infrastructure planning, infrastructure asset management, green infrastructure, and capital budgeting.

Information Consultant, Calgary & Toronto, 2005–present

I operate a freelance, consulting business that helps clients solve complex problems. My skills and experience as an analyst generated ten contracts over the last few years.

Waterton Lakes National Park Amphibian and Ungulate Survey, Waterton Lakes National Park, Parks Canada

Whitebark Pine Blister Rust Analysis, Waterton Lakes National Park, Parks Canada

Quebec-Atlantic Bioregion Power Analysis, Atlantic Service Center, Parks Canada

Jasper National Park Amphibian Monitoring Study Design, Jasper National Park, Parks Canada

Montane Bioregion EI Monitoring Data Analysis & Study Design, Western Canada Service Centre, Parks Canada

Copy editing of research documents

Long-term monitoring, Parks Canada

Technology liaison, University of Calgary

Online data management, University of Calgary

Effectiveness survey, Kinesiology University of Calgary

Research project manager, Biological Sciences University of Calgary, 2005–2003

As a Postdoctoral Research Fellow I had the freedom to pursue several innovative research agendas as an entrepreneurial scientist.

Research project manager, Integrated Biology University of Guelph, 2003–1998

My Doctoral research laid the foundation for my subsequent work and required the same skill set. In this context, my “clients” were a six-member thesis committee.

Teaching & Institutional Experience

Managed fourth-year, honour-student research projects, University of Calgary & University of Guelph, 2005 & 2002

Presidential Search Committee, University of Guelph, 2003–2002

Preparedness, Seminar, Job search, Enrolment-management, & Organizational committees, University of Guelph, 2002–2001

Sessional instructor for fourth-year, advanced biology course, University of Guelph, 2001

Review committee for the School of Fine Art & Music, University of Guelph, 2000

Teaching assistant for several biology courses, University of Guelph, 2002, 2000, & 1998


Technical Skills


Operating systems

Data collection & management

Data analysis

Data presentation

Other achievements




  1. Senior Policy Analyst, Ontario Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, November 2007–July 2011; Policy Analyst, Ontario Ministry of Public Infrastructure Renewal, May 2007–November 2007  ↩