Sue Wilson, BSc, MSc, PhD, LLM
Sue is co-coordinator of both the Darwin and CISS projects. She has been leading the additional surveys on icebreakers and helicopter. She participates in data processing and prepares survey reports. Sue is also engaged in developing local seal monitoring and conservation programmes throughout the region, in partnership with scientific partners in each Caspian country.
Originally a Glasgow University graduate, Sue is a free-lance consultant at Tara Seal Research Centre, working on seal behaviour, ecology and conservation biology, and has studied seals on both sides of the Atlantic. Sue helped to initiate the international focus on Caspian seals in 1997 and has been closely involved ever since. She is currently a Visiting Scientist at the Institute of Zoology in London.