Memorial’s Board of Regents has appointed
Dr. Ian Fleming as director of the Ocean Sciences Centre.
Dr. Fleming was most recently an associate professor of
Marine and Diadromous Fish Ecology in the Department of
Fisheries and Wildlife, and the Coastal Oregon Marine Experiment
Station at Oregon State University.
He also holds an adjunct appointment with Norwegian Institute
for Nature Research (NINA). Dr. Fleming received his PhD
in 1991 from the University of Toronto in Zoology and his
M.Sc. in 1986 from Simon Fraser University in Biological
Dr. Fleming’s research encompasses both fundamental
and applied aspects of fish ecology.
Dr. Fleming’s three-year term begins July 1, 2004.
The Board of Regents has extended Dr. Joe Brown’s
appointment as interim director to June 30, 2004.