Dr Jason Everett
AMSA Councillor from 2010 . Book Review Editor 2010-
Jason joined AMSA in 2002 and attended his first conference in the same year in Fremantle, WA while completing his honours year at the University of New South Wales. He has been an AMSA member ever since, and joined the National Council in 2010.
Jason is currently employed as a postdoctoral researcher in the Fisheries and Marine Environmental Research Laboratory at the University of New South Wales. His research interests include the role of salps in marine ecosystem function, zooplankton community dynamics of high productivity regions such as upwelling zones and eddies and using the normalised biomass size spectra of oceanic and estuarine plankton communities to investigate trophic dynamics. Jason also supervises numerous PhD and honours students, does some teaching and is a member of Sydney Institute of Marine Science and the NSW node of the Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS).
Prior to this Jason completed his PhD (Biogeochemical dynamics of an intermittently open estuary: A field and modelling study ) before joining the Water and Coastal Science Section at the NSW Department of Climate Change and Water (NSW DECCW) where he worked as an Environmental Scientist. Further information and links to current research and publications can be found at http://www.famer.unsw.edu.au/staff/jason.html