Tag Archives | Marine Conservation careers

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Kirsty Magson from New Heaven Reef Conservation Program

This week we chat to…Kirsty Magson from New Heaven Reef Conservation Program in Thailand. Kirsty encourages everyone to take action, as we can all make a difference even in just a small way. Name: Kirsty Magson Job Title: Marine Conservation Project Leader Organisation: New Heaven Reef Conservation Program What inspired you to pursue a career […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…April Burt from University of Oxford and Seychelles Islands Foundation (SIF)

This week we chat to…April Burt, a PhD candidate at the University of Oxford in partnership with Seychelles Islands Foundation (SIF). April believes passionately that success in marine conservation comes more from building strong teams, working collaboratively, being resilient and self-motivated, than having strong qualifications. Name: April Burt Job Title: PhD candidate (Marine conservation) Organisation: University of Oxford and […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Dr Lucy Woodall from University of Oxford and Nekton

This week we chat to…Dr Lucy Woodall, Senior Research Fellow at the University of Oxford and Principal Scientist at Nekton. For Lucy, collaboration is key to a successful career in marine conservation. She is passionate about working with people from around the world to achieve common goals. Name: Dr Lucy Woodall Job Title: Senior Research Fellow, […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Pascoal Bernardo Nhamússua from Love the Oceans

This week we chat to… Pascoal Bernardo Nhamússua, Community Outreach Manager with Love the Oceans. Through his role with Love the Oceans he is able to contribute to his community, promoting marine science and conservation, while keeping Mozambique culture at the heart of everything. Name: Pascoal Bernardo Nhamússua Job Title: Community Outreach Manager Organisation: Love the […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…James Greenhalgh from The Reef-World Foundation

This week we chat to…James Greenhalgh, Digital Strategy Manager for The Reef-World Foundation. He made the move to the marine conservation sector from sales and marketing in the private sector. You don’t have to have a degree in marine biology to have a successful marine conservation career – finding that sweet spot where they both […]

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An Interview with WiseOceans…Emma Hedley from Manta Trust – Maldivian Manta Ray Project

This week we chat to…Emma Hedley from Manta Trust – Maldivian Manta Ray Project. Getting lots of varied experience is essential to landing your dream job. Wider transferable skills alongside things like diving qualifications and relevant fieldwork all help to make you employable. And if you want to be doing fieldwork then good physical fitness […]

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