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An Interview with WiseOceans…Sam Wilson from Marine Conservation Philippines

This week we chat to…Sam Wilson, Science Officer with Marine Conservation Philippines. Sam realised that just applying for jobs via email wasn’t working for him. Getting out into the field and making those personal connections is what made it happen. He has heaps of practical advice for anyone wanting to do marine conservation fieldwork including […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Nico Fassbender from GVI (Seychelles)

This week we chat to…Nico Fassbender, Marine Science Officer with GVI, Seychelles. Having graduated fairly recently, Nico has some relevant and current advice for graduating marine conservationists. His own expedition experience helped him land his job with GVI and following his own advice of taking every opportunity that comes your way he has now landed […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Samantha Craven from The Reef-World Foundation

This week we chat to…Samantha Craven who has some excellent advice about getting the right skills for a meaningful marine conservation career – hint…it’s not all about qualifications and ‘saving the sea’! Name: Samantha Craven Job Title: Programmes Manager Organisation: The Reef-World Foundation / Green Fins What inspired you to pursue a career in marine conservation? […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Corinne Wolstenholme from Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife Centre

This week we chat to…Corinne Wolstenholme from Cardigan Bay Marine Wildlife. Like many, Corinne volunteered with organisations to gain practical experience, skills and contacts but she points out that it is important to maintain these contacts – you never know when they will come in handy! Name: Corrine Wolstenholme Job Title: Sea Seal Volunteer Organisation: Cardigan Bay […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Victoria Beasley from GVI (Seychelles)

This week we chat to…Victoria Beasley from GVI, Curieuse, Seychelles. She never gave up when it seemed that landing a job in marine conservation was out of reach. Hard work, networking and making all her volunteer experience count was what paid off in the end.  Name: Victoria Beasley Job Title: Science Coordinator Organisation: GVI What inspired […]

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