He teaches the Shanir cadets with the talent for binding animals. Tarn, Drie, Shade, Jame, Gari, Dure, and Mouse are in his class, and they are known as the Falconeers. Gorbel is also supposed to be in his class, but he never attends.
As the name suggests, the Falconer also looks after the falcons at Tentir. He is blind, and sees through the eyes of his bound merlin.
- ↑ Bound in Blood, "Chapter V: Fractures", III — "His own sunken eye sockets were sewn shut. Just as blind Jorin depended on Jame's sight, so did the Falconer on his merlin's. Now the bird's mad gyrations were clearly making him dizzy, not to mention his own jerking head as he instinctively tried to follow the other's darting gaze."