Bio: Mark is a researcher and lecturer in his 10th year at JCU. His research focuses on marine turtle biology and behavior. He is the Co-Vice Chair of the IUCN Marine Turtle Specialist Group and a member of the Science Advise Panel for the United Nations Indian Ocean Marine Turtle MoU. Occasionally he gets to go and see turtles.
There’s still a long way to go to bridge the gender and economic gaps in coral reef science
Coral reef research remains disproportionately guided by men from the US and Australia, often excluding scientists from countries with the greatest extent of coral reefs. A new paper published in F