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Professor Pete Britz

 

Contact Details

Tel: +27 (0) 46 603 8415

p.britz@ru.ac.za

 

Qualifications

BSc (Hons, UCT)
MSc, PhD (Rhodes)

 

Further Details

Advises and consults on aquaculture and fisheries development to private sector, government and development agencies. Active in promoting marine research through the Eastern Cape Research Association for Marine Resources (ECRAM), and South African Network for Coastal and Oceanic Research (SANCOR).

 

Teaching

Lectures aspects of fish biology, fisheries science, aquaculture, and scientific communication skills and supervises a number of post-graduate research students.

 

Research Interests

Research includes aquaculture technology development, aquaculture and fisheries economic development and sector planning, and multi-disciplinary approaches to marine resource research and management.

 

Other Professional Affiliations

Deputy Chair of the South African Network for Coastal and Oceanic Research, Council Member of: Aquaculture Association of Southern Africa, Member of the Eastern Cape Research Association for Marine Resources, Mariculture Association of Southern Africa, Abalone Farmers Association of South Africa (Honorary member), Royal Society of South Africa, World Abalone Association, World Aquaculture Society, French Technical Co-operation Association ACTIM (L'Agence pour la Co-operation Technique Industrielle et Economique).

 

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