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2015 Training Programme: Lecturers

We are very grateful to the following for generously agreeing to lecture, serve as Module Leaders or assist with field trips and orientation sessions.

Dr Kumiko Azetsu-Scott, Research Scientist, Oceanography and Climate Section, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Lenore Bajona, Director of Data Management, Ocean Tracking Network, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Awni Behnam, Honorary President, International Ocean Institute, Chatelaine, Switzerland

Ms Anne-Marie Belliveau, Director of Operations, Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Patrick Bohan, Manager - Business Development, Halifax Port Authority, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Paul Boudreau (Module Leader), Senior Research Fellow, IOI-Canada, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Bob Branton, Chairman, Canadian National Committee for CODATA, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Sean Brillant, Manager - Marine Programmes, Canadian Wildlife Federation, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr David E. Brown, Senior Advisor - Geology, Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Galo Carrera, CEO, Geometrix Inc., Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Sarah Chamberlain, MMM Graduate, EIUI Research Programme, School of Information Management, Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Tony Charles (Module Leader), Senior Research Fellow, IOI-Canada, and Professor of Management Science and Environmental Studies, Sobey School of Business, & Director, School of the Environment, St Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Aldo Chircop, Professor, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Ratana Chuenpagdee, Senior Research Fellow, IOI-Canada, & Canada Research Chair in Natural Resource Sustainability and Community Development, Memorial University, St John's, Newfoundland, Canada

Mr Lewis Clancey, Senior International Business Development Officer, Nova Scotia Department of Economic and Rural Development and Tourism, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Ross Claytor, Manager, Population Ecology Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Scott Coffen-Smout, Senior Oceans Management Biologist, Oceans and Coastal Management Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Jacinthe Cormier, Director, Canadian Hydrographic Service - Atlantic, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Amber Creamer, Coastal Resource Coordinator, Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Graham Daborn, Honorary Research Associate, Acadia Centre for Estuarine Research, and Professor Emeritus, Department of Biology, Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr John Dalziel, Consultant, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Kevin Doucette, CFO, Renewable Energy Services Ltd, Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr David Dzidornu, Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant & Part-time Faculty, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Commander Bob Edwards (ret'd), Research Fellow, Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Department of Political Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Lucia Fanning, Professor, Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Becky Field, Administrator, Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Gillian Fielding, Research Associate, Oceans and Coasts Education Awareness Network Society - Nova Scotia (OCEANS-NS), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Bob Fournier, Professor Emeritus in Oceanography & Interim Director, Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Melanie Fournier, Postdoctoral Fellow, Maritime Activity and Risk Investigation Network, Department of Industrial Engineering, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Joanne Fraser, Manager of Learning and Development, Human Resources Department, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr James Frost (Module Leader), President, MariNova Consulting Ltd, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Susanna Fuller, Marine Conservation Coordinator, Ecology Action Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Cintia Gillam, Gradate Student, International Development Studies, St Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Brennan Goreham, Manager - Licensing and Leasing, Aquaculture Division, Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Blair Greenan, Research Scientist, Ocean and Ecosystem Sciences, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Jason Grek-Martin, Associate Professor, Geography Department, St Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr David Griffiths (Module Leader), Senior Research Fellow, IOI-Canada; & Resident Research Fellow, Centre for Foreign Policy Studies, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; & Honorary Fellow, National Centre for Maritime Policy Research, Bahria University, Karachi, Pakistan

Dr Wayne Groszko, Renewable Energy Co-ordinator, Ecology Action Centre, & Faculty Member, Energy Sustainability Engineering Technology Programme, Nova Scotia Community College, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Mike Haley, President, Landmark Decisions Inc., Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Kirk Havercroft, CEO, Sustainable Blue, Centre Burlington, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Glen Herbert, Section Head, Integrated Management, Oceans and Coastal Management Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr J. Richard Hodgson, Adjunct Professor, Marine Affairs Programme, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Alain Joseph (Module Leader), Research Scientist, Applied Energy Research, Nova Scotia Community College, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Shalan Joudry, Stone Bear Tracks and Trails, Bear River, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Heather Kelday, Executive Director, Nova Scotia Sea School, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Kris Kendell, Advisor - Geophysics, Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Mary Kennedy, Volunteer, Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Ahmed Khan, Postdoctoral Fellow, Partnership for Canada-Caribbean Community Climate Change Adaptation (ParCA), St Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Prof. Kim Kierans, Vice President (Academic and Research) & Professor of Journalism, University of King's College, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Marty King, Oceans Biologist, Oceans and Coastal Management Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Fred Kingston, Executive Secretary, Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Capt. Alan Knight, Senior Marine Inspector, Transport Canada Marine Safety, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Daniel Lane, Chair, Ocean Management Research Network, & Professor, Telfer School of Managment, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Ms Joanne Lawlor, Director, Emergency Social Services, Nova Scotia Department of Community Services, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Youyu Lu, Research Scientist, Ocean and Ecosystem Sciences, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Bertrum MacDonald, Professor, School of Information Management, Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Kenneth A. MacInnis, QC, Associate, Marine & Environmental Law Institute, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Peter MacLellan, Principal, Raeberry Communications, Smith's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Paul Macnab, Oceans Biologist, Oceans and Coastal Management Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Patricia Manuel, Associate Professor, School of Planning, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr David Martin, Commanding Officer, CCGS Hudson, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Prof. Ian McAllister, Department of Economics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Capt. Angus McDonald, National Councillor, Company of Master Mariners of Canada, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Scott McDonald, East Coast Operations Manager, Shell Canada Ltd, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Katie McLean, Community & Outreach Coordinator, Clean Annapolis River Project, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Shelby McLean, MMM Graduate, EIUI Research Programme, School of Information Management, Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr David Mensink, Psychologist, Counselling and Psychological Services, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Doug Mercer, Lead Meteorologist, Atlantic Storm Prediction Centre, Meteorological Service of Canada, Environment Canada, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Cathy Merriman, Oceans Biologist, Species at Risk Management Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Frank Meuse Jr, Stone Bear Tracks and Trails, Bear River, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr David Mosher, Senior Research Scientist, Geological Survey of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Liz Muaror-Wilson, Program Manager, Oceans and Coasts Education Awareness Network Society - Nova Scotia (OCEANS-NS), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Anna Naylor, Research Associate, Oceans and Coasts Education Awareness Network Society - Nova Scotia (OCEANS-NS), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Will Neily, Horticultural Research Manager, Acadian Seaplants R&D Centre, Cornwallis Park, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Michelle Paon, Science Librarian, Killam Library, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Barbara Paterson, Postdoctoral Fellow, Marine Environmental Observation Prediction and Response Network (MEOPAR), St Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Jon Percy, Freelance Writer/Editor, SeaPen Communications, Granville Ferry, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Ian Porter (Module Leader), Freelance Journalist, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Murielle Provost, Program Coordinator and Instructor, Emergency Management, Cape Breton University, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Tony George Puthucherril, Research Associate, Marine & Environmental Law Institute, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr David Roberts, Aquaculture Specialist & Director, BlueTech Ltd, Centre Burlington, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Brian Robinson, Aquatic Science Chemist, Centre for Offshore Oil, Gas & Energy Research, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Prof. Phillip Saunders, QC, Associate Professor, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Katie Schleit, Marine Campaign Co-ordinator, Ecology Action Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Nancy Shackell, Research Scientist, Ecosystem Research Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr John Shaw, Research Scientist, Geological Survey of Canada, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Andrew Sherin, Director, Atlantic Coastal Zone Information Steering Committee Secretariat, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Leslie Smith, Annapolis Tidal Generating Station, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Bud Streeter, President, Lloyd's Register Canada Ltd, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Eric Theriault, Advisor - Environmental Affairs, Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Timothy Barron Tracey, Independent Director, Machine Productions, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Peter Tyedmers, Professor & Director, School for Resource and Environmental Studies, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Danika van Proosdij, Associate Professor, Department of Geography, St Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Wanda VanTassel, Fundy Adventures, Gulliver's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Kris Vascotto, Marine Advisor, Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Cornwallis Park, Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Alain Vézina, Regional Director of Science, & Director, BIO, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Doug Wallace, Scientific Director, MEOPAR, & Canada Excellence Research Chair in Ocean Science and Technology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Bradley Walters, Professor of Geography & Environment, and Co-ordinator of Environmental Studies, Department of Geography and Environment, Mount Allison University, Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada

Dr Peter Wells (Module Leader), Senior Research Fellow, IOI-Canada, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Dirk Werle, Managing Partner & Geoscientist, AERDE Environmental Research, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Alexi Westcott, Project Officer, Atlantic Coastal Zone Information Steering Committee Secretariat, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Dustin Whalen, Physical Scientist, Marine Environmental Geoscience, Natural Resources Canada, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Bill Whitman, Manager, Nova Scotia Coastal Secretariat, Nova Scotia Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture, Cornwallis Park, Cornwallis, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Fred Whoriskey, Executive Director, Ocean Tracking Network, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Hugh Williamson (Module Leader), Adjunct Professor, Marine Affairs Program, & Senior Research Fellow, IOI-Canada, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Lee Wilson, MLIS Student, EIUI Research Project, School of Information Management, Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr John Woods, Vice President - Energy Development, Minas Basin Pulp and Power Co. Ltd, Hantsport, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Boris Worm, Professor, Biology Department, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

 


Last updated: 30th June 2015