Professor Anton Edwards

Professor Anton Edwards

SAIC Independent Scientific Panel Member

Anton is a physicist and coastal oceanographer who shared responsibility for SEPA’s marine monitoring and advice before working in consultancy on varied coastal issues and policy. He was an honorary professor at St Andrews University and is now rector of the University of the Highlands and Islands. Anton is an adviser to the Scottish Aquaculture Research Forum, serves on research council award committees and is a self-employed marine consultant active in aquaculture, coastal oceanography and regulation.