Research Committee

The OceanCanada Research Committee includes all Working Group leads and co-leads. It provides the overall intellectual vision for our work as well as guidance on training and skills development of students, research assistants, and postdoctoral fellows.

Research Committee Members:

National Data and Integrated Scenarios Working Group

Dr. William Cheung, University of British Columbia

Dr. Nadja Steiner, Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Dr. Rashid Sumaila, University of British Columbia

Law and Policy Working Group

Dr. Phillip Saunders, Dalhousie University

Dr. David VanderZwaag, Dalhousie University   

Knowledge Mobilization Working Group

Dr. Ian Mauro, University of Winnipeg

Mr. Eric Solomon, Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre   

Arctic Working Group

Dr. Nancy Doubleday, McMaster University        

Dr. D. R. Fraser Taylor, Carleton University

Mr. Amos Hayes, Geomatics and Cartographic Research Centre, Carleton University

Pacific Working Group

Dr. Natalie Ban, University of Victoria 

Dr. Nathan Bennett, University of British Columbia

Atlantic Working Group

Dr. Derek Armitage, University of Waterloo