Dr. Anderson has been a Research Scientist with the Department since 1979. He received his B.Sc. in Marine Biology from the University of Guelph in 1973, his M.Sc. in Biological Oceanography from the University of Guelph in 1978, and his Ph.D. in Fisheries Oceanography from the University of British Columbia in 1992. Since joining the Department, Dr. Anderson has been involved with various aspects of Fisheries Oceanography and Fisheries Ecology, studying the ecology of marine fish incuding Atlantic cod, haddock and capelin. Dr. Anderson has developed expertise in acoustic seabed classification (ASC) science and fisheries acoustics. As an Adjunct Professor, Ocean Sciences Centre, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Dr. Anderson maintains an active research program within the university community.
Key Words: marine fish, fish ecology, fish habitat, hydro-acoustics, Atlantic cod, haddock, capelin.
For further information, please email John Anderson or contact him at the following address.
Department of Fisheries and Oceans,
80 East White Hills Road,
P.O. Box 5667,
St. John's, Newfoundland ,
Canada A1C 5X1
Phone: (709) 772-2116
Fax: (709) 772-5315