Dr Quentin HANICH
Research Chair of the Ocean Nexus Program
Assistant Professor in the Fisheries Governance Research Program,
Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security
Dr. Hanich leads the Fisheries Governance Research Program at the Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS), University of Wollongong, and advises international organisations and national governments on fisheries governance and marine conservation. He has extensive project management experience and a strong research and consulting background. Dr. Hanich has worked widely throughout the Asia Pacific region in various international research partnerships focusing on ocean governance and emerging technologies, marine conservation, fisheries management and development. In addition to his roles at the University of Wollongong, Dr. Hanich is the Editor-in-Chief of the highly ranked Elsevier journal Marine Policy, a Principal Investigator in the Nippon Foundation Nereus Program, a research partner with the Japanese Fisheries Research and Education Agency and the Google-founded Global Fishing Watch, and an Adjunct Scholar at Dalhousie University. He has chaired international working groups at treaty meetings, facilitated inter-governmental workshops, advised Ministerial meetings and national delegations, and is a member of the Pacific Marine Sector Working Group, the IUCN Fisheries Experts Group, and the IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas.