Our Researchers

Our Researchers

As a campus of Memorial University of Newfoundland, the Fisheries and Marine Institute is Canada’s most comprehensive centre for education, training, applied research and industrial support for the ocean industries. Located on the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, Marine Institute is one of the most respected centres of marine learning and applied research in the world.

Marine Institute consists of three Schools – the School of Fisheries, the School of Maritime Studies and the School of Ocean Technology – and within these Schools are a number of specialized centres and units which lead, both nationally and internationally, in applied research, technology transfer and industry training.

Researchers of the Fisheries and Marine Institute are leaders in the ocean and maritime sectors. From collaborating with engineers, social scientists, policy experts, economists and other industry leaders, to publishing peer-reviewed journals and informing policy decisions, our team of researchers and scientists are well-respected industry professionals whose work impacts our understanding of the ocean that surrounds us.

Centre for Aquaculture and Seafood Development (CASD)

Dr. Deepika Dave

Centre for Fisheries Ecosystems Research (CFER)

Dr. Noel Cadigan

Dr. Jonathan Fisher

Dr. Jin Gao

Dr. Maxime Geoffroy

Dr. Arnault Le Bris

Dr. Sherrylynn Rowe

Dr. Fan Zhang

Centre for Sustainable Aquatic Resources (CSAR)

Dr. Paul Winger

Dr. Shannon Bayse

Dr. Brett Favaro

Dr. Scott M. Grant

Offshore Safety and Survival Centre Research Unit (OSSCR)

Dr. Rob Brown

Dr. Elizabeth Sanli

School of Fisheries (SOF)

Dr. Jillian Westcott

School of Ocean Technology (SOT)

Dr. Susan Caines

Dr. Katleen Robert