Um Háskólasetur



Astrid Dispert

Diplom (2007) in physical oceanography, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Germany

Academic interests: marine conservation
Thesis: Marine conservation in the Bay of Fundy 

Hometown: Kiel, Germany
Nationality: Brazilian / German

Bjarni Maríus Jónsson

MBA (2006) Master of Business Administration, University of Iceland

Thesis: Harnessing tidal energy

Hometown:   Reykjavik, Iceland
Nationality: Icelandic

Danielle G. Stollak

B.A. (2007) Archaeology Concentration GeoArchaeology, Minor Chemistry, Haverford College, Haverford, PA, USA

Academic interests: Community outreach and education

Hometown: Philadelphia, PA, USA
Nationality: American

Gísli Halldór Halldórsson

Cand. Oecon (1991) in Business Administration at the University of Iceland.

Academic interests: politics, society, sustainable economics and fisheries management
Thesis:   New coastal fisheries in Iceland 2009: A case study of an experiment in fisheries management

Gísli is an elected member of the town council and the town board of Ísafjarðarbær, as well as chairman of the town's committee of welfare and social affairs.

Hometown: Ísafjörður, Iceland
Nationality: Icelandic

Henry Fletcher

Bsc Hons. (2002) Biological Sciences from University of Exeter, UK
International Wilderness Guide Diploma, (2008) Finland


Academic interests: conservation and tourism

Thesis: Tourism broker interactions and sustainability: a case study of the Alde and Ore ICZM pilot project  

This is an exciting new initiative on the UK's Suffolk coastline. It is where I was brought up, which will give me maximum opportunities to put everything I have learned into practice.


Hometown: Ipswich, England 

Nationality: British

Jacob M. C. Kasper

BA, Biology, (2000), Bates College, Lewiston, ME, USA
MA, (2008), Biological and Biomedical Science, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

Academic interests: marine conservation, fisheries, mpa´s
Thesis: Long-term geospatial trends in noncommercial fin fish species in Iceland 1985-2009

Hometown: Newton, MA, USA
Nationality: American


Tanja Geis

B.A. (2002) in Fine Arts, Yale University.

Academic interests:   Art and its application to environmental education/outreach and coastal and marine management problem solving, perceptions of the ocean seafood consumption patterns

Hometown: Hong Kong
Nationality: Germany / United States

Traian C. Leu

AAS (2003) in Computer Aided Drafting and Design at Harford Community College, Maryland, USA.
BA (2005) in Cultural Anthropology at University of Maryland Baltimore County, Maryland, USA.


Academic interest: coastal engineering
Thesis: The effects of bridges on juvenile cod in Icelandic fjords

Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Nationality: Romanian

Ţórir Örn Guđmundsson


„Ég mæli með CMM meistaranáminu fyrir erlenda námsmenn en þetta er vaxandi nám á mikilvægu sviði. Um leið kynnist maður menningu og fólki í nýju landi."

Traian Leu, USA CMM nemi 2008-2009