Director (Policy), Nippon Foundation-UBC Nereus Program and Senior Research Associate, University of British Columbia

Yoshitaka Ota is Director (Policy) of the NF-UBC Nereus Program. He is a Senior Research Associate at the University of British Columbia. His main research is anthropology of fishing, assessing current global outlook of indigenous fishing and coastal food security. He also works on ocean governance and policy, marine spatial planning and knowledge communication.

Experience

  • –present
    Co-Director, Nippon Foundation-UBC Nereus Program and Senior Research Associate, University of British Columbia