Australian Society For Fish Biology

Heather Patterson

Heather is a scientist in the Fisheries, Forestry and Land Branch at the Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Sciences (ABARES) working on international fisheries. She has a PhD in marine biology from James Cook University and has over 20 years experience in fisheries and marine research. Before coming to ABARES, Heather worked in fisheries management at the Australian Fisheries Management Authority and also held several post-doctoral fellowships at James Cook University and the University of Melbourne.