RPBio Confidential Reference Form

An applicant for membership in the College of Applied Biology has selected you to provide a Confidential Reference in support of their application for Registered Professional Biologist (R.P.Bio) status. Requirements for granting of R.P.Bio status include an undergraduate degree in a biological science, followed by a minimum of 3 years of work experience which has progressed to an independent level, and authorship of a report or paper that demonstrates an ability to design and implement a project, analyze and interpret data, and develop, discuss and provide a rationale for conclusions and recommendations. The credentials committee uses the references to assist in evaluating the applicant’s character, integrity, work ethic and experience, and to validate work history.

You may provide a confidential reference if you have known the applicant for a minimum of 6 months. Please be fair and honest when completing this form, and when supplying any other information.


Applicant Details
Referee Details
If you chose other please fill in here.
Please provide a brief but candid explanation.
If you are an employer or supervisor please provide information on the term of employment, the responsibilities of the position, and any significant projects undertaken by the individual of which you are aware or with which you have been involved.