Students

Genevieve QUIRK 

Genevieve Quirk

Email: gcq691@uowmail.edu.au
Office: Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS),
ITAMS, University of Wollongong, NSW, 2522, Australia    

Degree Program: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) 

PhD Thesis Title: Do Pacific Island Countries and Territories use the environmental duty for spatial marine biodiversity protection to strengthen their sovereign rights over marine natural resources in Oceania

Supervisors:
Professor Clive Schofield, Professor and Director of Research at ANCORS
Dr Quentin Hanich, Associate Professor and Fisheries Governance Program Leader at ANCORS

Biography:

Genevieve has worked internationally in policy advising and advocacy roles for oceans governance reform in the South Pacific, EU, Antarctica and Australia. 

Research interests:

Ocean governance, Global environmental politics, Earth system governance, Spatial marine protection 

Publications:

Genevieve Quirk and Quentin Hanich, 'Ocean Diplomacy: The Pacific Island Countries campaign to the UN for an Ocean Sustainable Development Goal' (2016) Asia-Pacific Journal of Ocean Law and Policy 1, 67-94 (in press).

Genevieve Quirk ‘Does Oceania have the institutional capacity to meet marine spatial protection targets under the Convention on Biological Diversity?’ (2013) Australian Journal of Maritime & Ocean Affairs 5(3), 97-103.

Last reviewed: 12 April, 2016