Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS)

Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS)

ANCORS is Australia’s only multidisciplinary university-based centre dedicated to research, education and training on ocean law, maritime security and natural marine resource management. We also provide authoritative policy development advice and other support services to government agencies in Australia and the wider Indo-Pacific regions, as well as to regional and international organizations and ocean-related industry.

Study Ocean Policy and Law Online

Master of Maritime Policy / Master of Fisheries Policy / Master of Maritime Studies / Graduate Certificate in Maritime Studies
For the first time in the world, at UOW, you can study ocean policy and law online. All our existing Postgraduate Coursework programs will be available to study online in 2016.

ANCORS Newsletter

The latest edition of our quarterly Newsletter, The Anchor, is available here in pdf: The Anchor Jan-Mar 2018.
Archived copies are available under the News section on the left side of this page.
If you are interested in subscribing to our e-newsletter you can sign up by following this link:

Part-time Employment Opportunity

One of ANCORS' major projects is hiring! Please find below the link to the advertisement for the Pacific Pathways Communications Coordinator position. The project is ideally seeking someone with a news media background and with a strong ability to identify and write stories for websites, the media and social media, and who has a good understanding what it is to work in a development context. The position is at 0.4 FTE for 2 years and we are open to discussion on a flexible schedule. 

The closing date is 19th March