You will join a rich research community of academics, postdoctoral research fellows, PhD students and masters students working on various topics within the fields of aquaculture and fisheries, covering key species, environments and production systems.
This area is supported by research councils such as the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), Innovate UKand European Maritime and Fisheries Fund. Other research projects are funded by commercial and industrial companies such as BioMar, Lallemand SAS, Leiber GmbH, Clasado Biosciences, Skretting, Alltech Coppensas well as leading research centres globally in Brazil, Chile, China and elsewhere.
We actively engage with hatcheries, aquaculture farms and various other organisations nationally and internationally to support and conduct research and development at fundamental and applied levels.
Take a look at some of our funded projects on
fisheries and aquaculture within the Marine Conservation Research Group.