Rachel Kelly

Stipendiat / Gastwissenschaftler


Deutsches Zentrum für integrative Biodiversitätsforschung (iDiv)
Halle-Jena-Leipzig

Deutscher Platz 5e
04103 Leipzig

Rachel Kelly

  • Social licence in the marine realm
  • Ocean sustainability
  • Marine citizen science

  • Current project at iDiv (with Aletta Bonn) - ‘Social licence for marine protection and management through Marine Citizen Science in the European
  • 2016 - PhD at the Centre for Marine Socioecology, Tasmania: ‘Social Licence in the Marine Realm’

Anstellungen

since 2015/2016

Marine biologist at Soneva Fushi Resort, The Maldives
 

2015

Intern at NOAA’s National Marine Protected Areas Centre, Monterey, California

2014

Scientific diver - BioDivMex Mediterranean research programme, Malta

2014

Contracted to revise the marine Special Areas of Conservation (SACs)


Ausbildung

2016

University of Tasmania, Australia. PhD Candidature researching ‘Social licence in the Marine Realm: Improving community knowledge and engagement in local marine industries using citizen science’.

2013 - 2015

Erasmus Mundus International Masters of Marine Biodiversity and Conservation (Great Distinction- 82%)
o 2013-2014: University of Algarve, Portugal
o 2014: Université Pierre et Marie Curie, France.
o 2015: NOAA’s Marine Protected Areas Centre, California, USA.


2009-2013

National University of Ireland, Galway. Honours BSc. degree in Marine Science (2:1 – 67%)


  • Book review: ‘Perspectives on oceans past: A handbook of marine environmental history’ - Kathleen Schwerdtner Máñez & Bo Poulsen (Eds). Kelly, R, Cottrell, R.S., Mackay, M., Rousseau, Y. Rev Fish Biol Fisheries (2017) 27:285-286 DOI 10.1007/s11160-016-9462-x
  • Social licence: A role to enhance marine conservation and management Lead author; co-authors Asoc. Prof. Gretta Pecl and Dr. Aysha Fleming (under review)
  • ‘Progress in integrating natural and social science in marine Ecosystem Based Management research’. Co-author; Dr. Karen Alexander, lead (under review).

(For full publication record go to external profiles )