Jane Williamson

Associate Professor

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1992 …2021

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Biography

I am a marine ecologist and fisheries biologist at Macquarie University, where I lead the Marine Ecology Group (MEG). I have over 30 years of experience assessing the healthy functioning of our oceans and understanding the human-induced challenges they face.  My research group and I have a particular focus on threatened species and biodiversity, and on optimising recreational and commercial fishing practices to maximise the sustainability of species and maintain resilient systems.  I have experience in aquaculture of a diversity of marine species, from barramundi to sea urchins.

I Chair the NSW Fisheries Scientific Committee and sit on the Scientific Advisory Committee for the Sydney Institute of Marine Science. I am Chair of the Scientific Committee for the 2021 Conference for the Australian Marine Science Association.  I am also a member of the Technical Advisory Panel for Plastic Oceans Australasia and am an editor for the journals Oceans and Remote Sensing.

For more information visit my lab website www.marineecologygroup.com

 

Education/Academic qualification

Marine Ecology, PhD, The University of New South Wales

Award Date: 1 Mar 2001

Zoology, MSc (Hons I), University of Auckland

Award Date: 1 Jun 1992

Marine Biology, BSc, University of Sydney

Award Date: 1 Jan 1990

External positions

Chair, NSW Fisheries Scientific Committee, DPI Fisheries

Editor for the journals Oceans and Remote Sensing

Technical Advisory Panel Member, Plastic Oceans Australasia

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