Susan Gebbels
Research Associate

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  • Telephone: 0191 252 4850 (102)
  • Fax: +44 (0) 191 252 1054
  • Address: Dove Marine Laboratory,
    North sheilds,
    Tyne and Wear.
    NE30 4PZ


BSc Marine Biology (Hons). University of Newcastle upon Tyne.

Research Interests

Community Education, Engagement and Outreach in the Marine Environment

Current Work

Project coordinator for the outreach projects "The Herring Project" and "Sea Change NE". Main responsibilities include: involving non scientists in scientic surveys, orgainising biodiversity workshops and setting up focus groups within communities. Developing and delivering marine based projects to schools, community groups and industries.

Esteem Indicators

North East Process Industry Cluster Environmental Award.


Royal Society
Azko Nobel
Catherine Cookson Foundation
Heritage Lottery Fund


Undergraduate Teaching

Demonstrator for rocky shore ecology field courses.