Society and the Sea Conference

Dates: 15-16 September 2016 Location: Greenwich Maritime Centre, University of Greenwich, London, UK. The Greenwich Maritime Centre at the University of Greenwich is holding its first international interdisciplinary conference on the theme 'Society and the Sea'. The Society and Sea conference will bring a spotlight on some of the key maritime challenges and solutions facing society today. The conference …

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Interview with Dr Emma McKinley

What are your main fields of interest in marine and coastal geography? (less than 10 words) Marine citizenship, public perceptions research associated with a range of marine issues, conservation marketing applied to marine and coastal environments, ecosystem services and their value, marine planning, integration and collaboration for a Blue Society. What projects/research are you currently …

Interview with Paul Rooney, Assistant head of geography, Liverpool Hope University

What are your main fields of interest in marine and coastal geography? Coastal sand dunes and their conservation management What projects/research are you currently involved in? In 2006 I established the Sand Dune and Shingle Network, based in Liverpool Hope University, and continue to direct it. Through this initiative I am involved in a number …

Interview with committee member Dr Steve Fletcher

Interview with Dr Steve Fletcher, University of Plymouth (January 2014)  1. What are your main fields of interest in marine and coastal geography? I am particularly interested in the academic space at the interface of marine science and policy.  This is a fascinating area that is increasingly recognised as critical in delivering effective marine and coastal …