Associate members


Associate members are involved in cetacean research in regions other than the SWIO, in either of the following manners:

  • Publication record as first author in peer-reviewed scientific journals,
  • Enrolment in an academic graduate program,
  • Demonstrated substantive experience in facilitating cetacean research.

They may occupy the associate member portfolio within the Executive Committee, attend Consortium meetings and engage in discussions at the meetings, contribute to Consortium fora and provide written summaries on their research and/or science based conservation work to the annual report of the Consortium, and provide expertise, advices and feedback regarding cetacean research and conservation in other parts of the world.

Associate members join the Consortium upon invitation by the Executive Committee.

Current associate members

Name Affiliation
Alexandre Zerbini, Ph.D.
amyskennedy University of Washington
Andy Willson
Claire Garrigue
Francine Kershaw Natural Resources Defense Council
gianna.minton Independent (contracts with WWF, IUCN and IWC)
Nicola Kim Hodgins Whale and Dolphin Conservation
Stephanie A. Norman Marine-Med: Marine Research, Epidemiology, and Veterinary Medicine

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