Simon Dedman

Shark Scientist and Spatial Modeller in San Carlos, California

Simon Dedman

Shark Scientist and Spatial Modeller in San Carlos, California

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PhD, "Spatial approaches towards achieving management targets: the case of the elasmobranch fisheries in the Irish Sea". GMIT, Ireland. 2012-15.
Paper 1: "Modelling abundance hotspots for data-poor Irish Sea rays", Ecological Modelling 312 (2015) 77–90.
P3: "Towards a flexible Decision Support Tool for MSY-based Marine Protected Area design for skates and rays" https://doi.org/10.1093/icesjms/fsw147

International Fisheries Quota Manager, Marine Management Organisation. Newcastle, UK, 2009-2012.

Programme Manager @ National Institute for Health Research. Teddington, UK, 2006-9.

Aberdeen University, UK: MRes Marine & Fisheries Science, 2004-5. Masters research project: “Preferenda and thermal event response in the juvenile Lemon shark Negaprion brevirostris in Bimini, Bahamas”, 2005.

Southampton University, UK: BSc Hons. Oceanography with Marine Biology, 2001-4.

Managed La Manga Diving School in Spain, 2001

  • Education
    • Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology
    • Aberdeen University
    • Southampton University