Christopher Ware

PhD Researcher, University of Tromsø

Christopher Ware is a PhD researcher at The University of Tromsø and The University of Tasmania. Chris leads a team of researchers looking at pathways of species introduction to high-Arctic Svalbard, and the threat species introduction poses to both terrestrial and marine ecology.


  • –present
    PhD Candidate, University of Tasmania
  • –present
    PhD Candidate, Tromsø University Museum


  • 2008 
    University of Tasmania, Bachelor of Antarctic Studies with Honours
  • 2004 
    University of Tasmania, Bachelor of Science


  • 2013
    Climate change, non-indigenous species and shipping: assessing the risk of species introduction to a high-Arctic archipelago, Diversity and Distributions
  • 2012
    Humans introduce viable seeds to the Arctic on footwear, Biological Invasions