Caitlin Cleaver

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Advisor: Dr. Teresa Johnson


Ph.D. candidate in Interdisciplinary Studies, University of Maine
M.S. Dual Degree (Marine Biology and Marine Policy), University of Maine, 2014
MPA Environmental Science and Policy, Columbia University, 2010
BA Environmental Studies: Policy Concentration, Colby College, 2006


Caitlin works with Dr. Teresa Johnson and is pursuing her Ph.D. in ecology and environmental sciences as part of the Sustainable Ecological Aquaculture Network (SEANET). Her research focuses on understanding the adoption of aquaculture, particularly among commercial fishermen. Caitlin believes that coupling social and natural sciences is important in improving community resilience.  She holds an M.P.A. from Columbia University and a B.A. from Colby College. She was a 2013 Switzer Environmental Fellow.