Anne Dupont Andersen
Academic Interests: Fisheries technologies and management, marine conservation, oil and gas activity on the Norwegian continental shelf (or rather, how to limit this).
Hometown: Oslo, Norway
Academic Interests: Fisheries and Aquaculture management on the East Coast of Canada, with a focus on community outreach and education, and cross-industry/government/public communication.
Hometown:Winnipeg MB, Canada.
Claudia Matzdorf Brenner
Jennifer Grace Smith
Master degree in Environmental law, Sorbonne Law school, Panthéon-Sorbonne University, Paris, France, 2012.
Academic Interests: Coastal and marine integrated zone management in South Africa and other developing countries, international regulation, and marine conservation.
Master of Business Administration (MBA), Open University Business School (distance learning, English)
Academic Interests: A focus on marine and coastal management is a great starting point for understanding the complex relationships and cycles of our planet. The impact that humans are having on the coastal and marine environment provides clear evidence that we must change behaviors and practices to sustain natural resources for both the present and future generations. I am most interested in learning about and developing programs that will introduce this understanding into the curriculum for different educational settings.
Nationality: German (formerly GDR)
Academic Interests: Administration and economics of marine protected areas, global environmental problems, general knowledge about the seas and environment.
Maden Le Barh
Academic interests : integrated management, habitat and species protection, environment education, birds ecology, sustainability.
Nationality : French.
Bachelor of biology, ecology, Université du Québec à Rimouski, Québec, Canada - Masters in Techniques and Methods of Nature Photography Reportage, IFFCAM, France.
Academic Interests: Marine bird protection, management/creation of coastal protected areas, communication to the public, reconciliation of economy, society and ecology.
Masters degree in Business and Economics, majoring in Management, Faculty of Economics, University of Rijeka, Croatia.
Academic Interests: Sustainable life of nature and modern lifestyle, renewable energy, sustainable fisheries, and environmental and marine conservation.
Hometown: Zagreb, Croatia
Academic Interests: Managing and implementing process of marine protected areas (MPA's), resource management issues, and conservation of marine resources.
Megan Anne O’Brien
Academic Interests: Sustainable fisheries, resource economics, scientific communication, and environmental education.
Hometown: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Academic Interests: Interested in environmental archaeology, climate change, cultural ecology, nautical archaeology, limnology.
Nationality: United States
BA Major Philosophy, Major Western Society and Culture, Concordia University, Montréal, Québec, Canada, 2008.
Academic Interests: Environmental ethics, education, outreach and consulting, community-building around environmental issues, working with management frameworks that are inclusive of local and traditional ecological knowledge, emotional and mental experiences of place and identity, and the cross-sections between nature and culture.
Academic Interests: Environmental regulation and employment. How do we preserve and protect our coastal and marine environment while affording all citizens of the world an opportunity to better their political, social and economic circumstances?
Rob's Web Page.
Academic Interests: Integration of the marine protected area, renewable energy, transboundary cooperation development, sea economic development in the emerging market. In one sentence: How to facilitate real sustainable development