Member of the Week

  • Daniele Vila Nova Country: Brazil Daniele Vila Nova is a biologist, with a Masters/Ph.D. in Ecology and Conservation from the Federal University of Paraná, Brazil. Her research focus started with an ecosystem-based approach to design ...read more
  • Siri Gerrard Country: Norway Photo: Mari Lilleslåtten, Kilden genderresearch.no Throughout my academic life, before and after my university degree in ethnography/social anthropology, I have been connected to different facultie...read more
  • A. Minerva Arce-Ibarra Country: Mexico A. Minerva Arce-Ibarra works at the Department of Systematics and Aquatic Ecology of the College of Southern Border (ECOSUR, www.ecosur.mx). She holds a BSc. in Fisheries Biology (UAS), an MSc. in Mari...read more
  • Kristen Lowitt Country: Canada Kristen Lowitt is Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography and Environment at Mount Allison University. Her research explores the impacts of environmental, economic, and social change on the ...read more
  • Najih Lazar Country: United States of America  Najih is the Senior Fisheries Advisor at the Coastal Resources Center of the University of Rhode Island. Najih has been working in marine conservation and sustainable fisheries ...read more
  • Pekka Salmi Country: Finland Pekka Salmi is a fisheries sociologist working at the Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke) in Turku. Throughout his career he has studied opportunities, constraints and governance systems regard...read more
  • Jorge Torre Country: Mexico Jorge is the General Director (2007), and co-founder of Comunidad y Biodiversidad, A.C. (COBI, 1999), a non-governmental organization that focuses on marine biodiversity conservation and sustainable fi...read more
  • Daracha Thiammueang Country: Thailand My name is Daracha Thiammueang and I am 39 years old. I work at the Faculty of Fisheries Technology and Aquatic Resources, Maejo University in Chiang Mai, Thailand. I hold a PhD from Kasetsart Unive...read more
  • María José Barragán Paladines Country: Germany María José Barragán Paladines obtained a Ph.D. in Geography at Memorial University of Newfoundland in St. John’s, Canada. After her Bachelor degree in Biological Sciences, she pursued an M.Sc. de...read more
  • Ben Belton Country: Myanmar Ben Belton is an Assistant Professor of International Development at the Department of Agricultural, Food and Resource Economics, Michigan State University. He holds a Ph.D from the University of Stir...read more
  • Rodrigo Pereira Medeiros Country: Brazil Dr. Rodrigo Pereira Medeiros is an Adjunct Professor at the Center for Marine Studies (CEM) at the Federal University of Paraná, Brazil. He holds an Honors Bachelor's degree in Oceanography from ...read more
  • Maricela de la Torre-Castro Country: Sweden Dr. Maricela de la Torre-Castro is a senior lecturer and associate professor since 2012 at the Department of Physical Geography at Stockholm University, Sweden. She holds an Honors bachelor degree in O...read more
  • Lina M. Saavedra-Díaz Country: Colombia Dr. Lina M. Saavedra-Díaz has a degree in Marine Biology from the Jorge Tadeo Lozano University (Colombia), and a PhD in Natural Resources and Environmental Studies from New Hampshire University (U....read more
  • Andrew Frederick Johnson Country: USA Andrew Frederick Johnson is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Centre for Marine Biodiversity and Conservation at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, San Diego, USA. Andrew works as part of the Gulf o...read more
  • Andy Bystrom Country: Costa Rica Like most kids growing-up in the United States, Andy Bystrom never imagined a career in small-scale fishery research and development, but a decision to pursue a masters degree in natural resource m...read more
  • Kungwan Juntarashote Country: Thailand Kungwan Juntarashote is an Emeritus Professor at the Faculty of Fisheries at Kasetsart University, Bangkok, Thailand. Dr. Juntarashote holds a B.Sc. (Fisheries), M.Sc. (Development Economics), and ...read more
  • Lisa K. Soares Country: The United Kingdom and the Caribbean Lisa K Soares is currently a third year PhD Candidate in Politics and International Studies at the University of Warwick, United Kingdom and also a Visiting Researcher w...read more
  • Gabriela Sabau Country: Canada Gabriela Sabau was born in Romania and emigrated to Canada in 2002. She holds a BA and a PhD in Economics from the Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest, Romania. Before coming to Canada, Gabriela w...read more
  • Alyne Delaney Country: Denmark Alyne Delaney is the Head of Research at Innovative Fisheries Management at Aalborg University, Denmark. She received her PhD in Cultural Anthropology from the University of Pittsburgh (USA) where she...read more
  • Shehu Akintola Country: Nigeria I am presently an Associate Professor in the Department of Fisheries, Lagos State University, having joined the academic board in 2002. I hold a B. Agric Tech (FUT, Akure), a MSc. (LASU), a MBA (LAUTE...read more