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Professor Barry A. Costa-Pierce of the UNE

Henry L. & Grace Doherty Professor of Marine Sciences

Special Assistant to the UNE President for North Atlantic Programs

Knut & Alice Wallenberg Professor, Swedish Royal Academy of Agriculture & Forestry, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Editor-in-Chief, Aquaculture (Elsevier Science, The Netherlands)

Fellow, Amercian Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

(207) 602-2440

bcostapierce@une.edu

Marine Science Center

Costa-Pierce has a 40-year career in the marine and freshwater sciences. His overall research interest is in Ocean Food Systems: how seafood systems throughout the world  interact with marine ecosystems, fisheries, aquaculture, and people. He has worked in the USA at both state and private universities from Hawai'i to Maine, and at international research organizations in Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas. He is a pioneer of the field of Ecological Aquaculture and was a member of the global leadership team... Read More

Expertise

Ecological aquaculture

marine ecology

social-ecological systems