Resume: Oliver Dreike MSc

PERSONAL DETAILS


Date of Birth: 8th April 1978


Nationality: British


Phone No:

    UK +447814499136

   Zambia +260975621208

    Skype olidreike


Email: oli@olidreike.com



Education



2006 – 2007         MSc Conservation & Tourism - Distinction

                             The Durrell Institute of Conservation & Ecology (DICE), University of Kent, UK


1996 – 1999         BSc  Zoology - First Class Honors

                              School of Biological Science, University of Nottingham, UK

                 


1991 – 1996           GCSES & A’LEVELS

                               King’s College School Wimbledon, London, UK 



Employment History



2005-present           Safari Camp Manager & GUIDE

(seasonal)                 The Bushcamp Company, South Luangwa, Zambia


2005-present           FREELANCE CONSULTANT & LODGE FACILITATOR

(seasonal)                 Volcanoes Safaris, London, Uganda & Rwanda                    


Jan-March 2006      Resort Representative & Transfer Driver 

                                Kaluma Ski, Courchevel 1850 & Meribel, France         


2003-2005              Travel Consultant & Festival of Wildlife Project Manager

                                Wildlife Worldwide, London, UK       


2001-2002              Safari Guide

                               Uncharted Africa Safari Company, Makgadikgadi, Botswana          


Mar-Sept  2000       Field Assistant

                                Malte Sommerlatte & Partners Wildlife Consultants – Athi River, Kenya                              



OTHER QUALIFICATIONS



- South Luangwa Professional Guide’s License: Grade 2 Safari Guide’s Licence

- Botswana Professional Guide’s License: Full Safari Guide’s Licence

- Wilderness Medical Training Course: Advanced First Aid

- Ashburton Cookery School ‘Pressure Cookers’ Course: Intermediate cookery



MSc Thesis

An Investigation into Tourism Certification: a case study of the South Luangwa National Park, Zambia (pdf)



Interests


Co-Founded the Dreike Scholarship Fund (2008)


Study Interests

  1. -Responsible Tourism & Eco-tourism

  2. -Community Conservation & Development

- Sustainable Development

- Behavioural Ecology

- Conservation Biology

- Biodiversity Management

- Evolutionary Anthropology



Personal Interests

- Sculpting

- Skiing

- Snowboarding

- Yoga

- Horse Riding

- Cookery

- Live Music

- Film



MEMBERSHIP


- Scientific Fellow of the Zoological Society of London

- Fellow of the Royal Geographic Society, London

  1. -Member of the Travellers Club, London



please help educate One African Child 

www.dreikescholarshipfund.org