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2017 Training Programme: Lecturers and Module Leaders

We are very grateful to the following for generously agreeing to lecture, serve as Module Leaders or assist with field trips and orientation sessions.  More names will be added as confirmation is received.

Dr Peter Allen, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Claudio Aporta, Director & Associate Professor, Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Dr Megan Bailey, Assistant Professor & Canada Research Chair, Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Paul Barnes, Director - Atlantic Canada & Arctic, Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, St John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Mr Brian Barr, Training Co-ordinator, NS Emergency Management Office, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Creighton Barrett, Digital Archivist, Killam Library, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Mr Doug Bertram, Chief Executive Officer, Innovative Fishery Products Inc., Belliveau Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Leah Beveridge, Interdisciplinary PhD Student, Marine Affairs Program, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Patrick Bohan (Module Leader), 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 James Boxall, Director, GIS Centre, & Curator, Map Collection, Killam Library, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Bob Branton, Scientific Consultant, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Sean Brillant, Manager - Marine Programmes, Canadian Wildlife Federation, c/o Department of Oceanography, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Mary Brooks, Professor Emerita, School of Business, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Ms Veronika Brzeski, Executive Director, Cape Breton Fish Harvesters Association, Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Mike Butler (Module Leader), Director, IOI-Canada, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Capt. Jim Calvesbert, Master Mariners of Canada, Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Dr Anthony Charles, Professor, Sobey School of Business, & Director, School of the Environment, Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Edwin Chisholm, Port Manager, Digby Harhour Port Association, Dibgy, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Ratana Chuenpagdee, Senior Research Fellow, IOI-Canada, & Director, Too Big To Ignore Partnership, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Ms Stephanie Clay, Remote Sensing Unit, Ocean and Ecosystem Sciences Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

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

Mr Garry Comber, Consultant, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Mr Darin Connors, Training and Development Co-ordinator, Eastern Canada Response Corporation, 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

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

Mr John Dalziel, Adjunct Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, Dalhousie Univesity, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Mary-Lynn Dickson, Director, UNCLOS Porgramme, Geological Survey of Canada - Atlantic, Natural Resources Canada, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Meinhard Doelle, Professor & Associate Dean - Research, and Director, Marine & Environmental Law Institute, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Cdr Bob Edwards (ret'd) (Module Leader), Retired Naval Officer, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Mr Ricardo Federizon, Fisheries Commission Coordinator, Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Melanie Fournier, Associate, NEXUS Coastal Resources Management Ltd, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Mr James Frost, President, MariNova Consulting Ltd, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Cesar Fuentes-Yaco, Physical Scientnist, Remote Sensing Unit, Ocean and Ecosystem Sciences Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Susanna Fuller, Senior Research Fellow, IOI-Canada, & Marine Conservation Coordinator, Ecology Action Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Prof. Diana Ginn, Professor of Law, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie 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

Ms Kerri Graham, Director - Oceans Protection Plan (Atlantic),  Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Jeff Graves, Fishery Officer, Surveillance Operations Division, Conservation and Protection Branch, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Jason Grek-Martin, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, St Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr David Griffiths, Senior Research Fellow, IOI-Canada; & Research Fellow, Centre for the Study of Security and Development, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada; & Honorary Fellow, National Centre for Maritime Policy Research, Bahria University, Karachi, Pakistan

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

Dr Alain Joseph (Module Leader), Adjunct Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Dalhousie University, & 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

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

Ms Mary Kennedy, Volunteer, Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), 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

Ms Olga Koubrak, Lawyer/Director, Sealife Law Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia,Canada

Dr Dan Lane, Professor Emeritus, Telfer School of Management, University of Ottawa, Canada

Mr Dan Latremouille, Training and Operations Manager, Survival Systems Training Ltd, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Stephen Locke, Director, Geological Survey of Canada - Atlantic, Natural Resources Canada, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Aaron Long, Director of Business Development, Minas Energy, Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Alex MacDonald, Climate Change Specialist/Environmental Performance Officer, Halifax Regional Municipality, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Ms Elizabeth MacDonald, Advisor - Environmental Affairs, Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, 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

Ms Joan Mahoney, 911 Staff, NS Emergency Management Office, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Capt. Angus McDonald, Past President, Company of Master Mariners of Canada, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Tara McIntyre, A/Coordinator, Advisory Services, Science Branch, Regional Director General’s Office, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Dr Anna Metaxas, Professor, Department of Oceanography, & Professor, Department of Biology, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Mr Chris Milley, Adjunct Professor, Marine Affairs, Dalhousie University, & President, Nexus Coastal Resource Management, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Hilary Moors-Murphy, Aquatic Science Biologist, Ocean and Ecosystem Sciences Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Ms Anna Naylor, Manager of Learning and Development, Centre for Ocean Ventures and Entrepreneurship (COVE), Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Ms Melissa Oldreive, Research & Outreach Manager, Fundy Ocean Research Centre for Energy (FORCE), Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Ken Paul, Director of Fisheries, Atlantic Policy Congress of First Nations Chiefs Secretariat, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Mr Ian Porter (Module Leader), Journalism Lecturer, Halifax, 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 & Production Director, Sustainable Fish Farming Canada, 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, Professor of Law, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Mr Leslie Smith, Manager of Interpretive Services, Annapolis Tidal Power Station, Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Suzuette Soomai, Postdoctoral Fellow, Environmental Information: Use and Influence Research Program, School of Information Management, Faculty of Management, Dalhousie University, 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, Professor & Chair, Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, St Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Dr Alain Vezina, Regional Director of Science, Regional Science Director's Office, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

Dr Wendy Watson-Wright, Chief Executive Officer, Ocean Frontier Institute, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

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

Ms Maxine Westhead, Section Head, Protected Areas and Conservation Planning, Oceans and Coastal Management Division, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, 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

   


Last updated: 14th July 2017