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Jem Thévenau (née Turner) is a PhD candidate at the UWA School of Agriculture and Environment. Her PhD focuses on taking a systems-approach to understanding what drives fisheries non-compliance, especially in less-economically developed contexts.

Prior to commencing her PhD at UWA in May 2024, Jem coordinated a team of researchers conducting interdisciplinary research on fisheries sustainability at Minderoo Foundation. Before this, she worked as an Expedition Leader and Research Assistant at UWA, partaking in 11 expeditions across the Pacific and Indian Ocean regions.

Jem is an advocate for diversity, equity and inclusion in research and the workplace, striving to support and create opportunities for under- or mis-represented perspectives and experiences to be shared.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 5 - Gender Equality
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water

Industry keywords

  • Oceans
  • Social and Welfare Issues
  • Environmental

Research expertise keywords

  • Equitable and sustainable fisheries governance
  • Gender-intentional research design
  • Marine conservation


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