FEC Academy – Dr. Martin Le Tissier

Dr. Martin Le Tissier

Current position:     

Senior Research Fellow
Affiliation:

Centre for Marine and Renewable Energy Ireland (MaREI),
University College Cork
| Ireland

Martin is the lead PI for the Identifying Interactions for SDG Implementation in Ireland (SDGs4IIII) and Achieving Resilience in the Marine and Coastal Environment of Ireland (BCOMER) projects funded by the EPA based at MaREI. He is also part of the Governance Group. Martin’s work has a strong focus on education and professional training with institutional development. He has practical experience to develop capacity building and institutional strategic responses to adaptation to climate change, coastal development, and management, as well as developing and implementing participatory approaches to developing coastal resources and livelihoods.

I am particular interested in communication, dissemination and outreach.

Links for more information:

Which of the three themes and four hotspots of Future Earth Coasts are you addressing with your work?

Themes*:

X    Dynamic Coasts

X    Human Development and Coasts

X    Pathways to Coastal Sustainability

* Find out more about our themes

Hotspots:

X   Small islands

X   Urbanization in coastal zones

☐   Arctic Coasts

X    River-Mouth Systems, Deltas and Estuaries