Ruairi MacNamara, Ph.D.
Stock Enhancement Research Coordinator
Major Research Areas
Ph.D., Fisheries Ecology, National University of Ireland Galway
B.S., Marine Science, National University of Ireland Galway
- Fisheries Replenishment (OREHP and DLFRP)
- Population Biology and Modeling
Ruairi MacNamara came to Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute in 2015. He is a graduate of the National University of Ireland Galway, holding a B.S. in Marine Science and a Ph.D. in Fisheries Ecology. Prior to joining the Institute, Ruairi worked as a postdoctoral researcher at Southern Illinois University.
Ruairi is currently the Stock Enhancement Research Coordinator at Hubbs-SeaWorld Research Institute, where he works on both the Ocean Resources Enhancement and Hatchery Program, HSWRI’s long-standing white seabass conservation effort, and a parallel initiative called the Dick Laub Fisheries Replenishment Program aimed at restoring other marine finfish species like California halibut.