Dr Fielder is a Senior Research Scientist at the Port Stephens Fisheries Institute (PSFI) with 30 years’ experience in aquaculture research and production. He has worked on a variety of programs ranging from culture of marine species using inland saline groundwater to development of production techniques for marine fish including Australian bass, snapper, mulloway, Bluefin tuna and yellowtail kingfish. Currently, much of his research is focussed on improving the quantity and quality of yellowtail kingfish for aquaculture and mulloway for stock enhancement in NSW. Dr Fielder has a strong interest in improving aquaculture production in SEAsia where he provides training and extension in marine finfish hatchery operation through ACIAR programs.
Phone: (02) 4916 3902