Fisheries Science Consultant
Having worked at the Institute of Marine Research (IMR) in Bergen, Norway for over 20 years, I reached retirement age in the autumn 2010.
After that, I have established a one-man business, and can offer my experience to those who may find it useful.
Previous work experience includes:
Fish stock assessment, including chairing several ICES assessment working groups.
Development and evaluation of several management plans, as well as co-chairing the ICES Study Group on Management Strategies.
Surveys (acoustic and bottom trawl).
Fish tagging studies.
Stomach sampling and analysis of stomach data.
Teaching assessment methods, both at ICES and at IMR.
Development of software for stock assessment and management plan evaluations (SXSA, Fleksibest, AMCI, TASACS, STPR, HCS).
Since retirement in 2010, I have
Berfore entering fisheries science, I had my education in medicine and mathematics, and worked in medicine, in cell biology and cellular kinetics and as university teacher in internal medicine.