Ms Vanessa Mann

Research Technician

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Biography

Vanessa joined CSIRO in 2017 and is a part of the Marine Pressures team, involved in research into the sources and impacts of marine debris, as well as illegal, unregulated and unreported (IUU) fishing in the Asia Pacific region. She provides technical and logistic support for travel and fieldwork commitments across the team, including equipment management, GIS analysis, scientific editing and database management.

Previously, Vanessa spent 8 years at the University of Tasmania in project and business management roles, in research teams that studied environmental policy in agricultural landscapes and protected areas.

Vanessa has also completed a Master of Environmental Management, where her research examined invertebrate populations to determine the success of revegetation projects in agricultural landscapes.