Principal Associate, Protecting Ocean Life on the High Seas / PhD Candidate The Pew Charitable Trusts / University of Wollongong
American, living in USA
Nichola works at the intersection of science, policy, and law at the Pew Charitable Trusts where she follows the negotiations at the United Nations for a new international treaty to protect the high seas. She is fascinated by the complex systems that govern the international ocean and is passionate about working to enable science-driven ocean governance that leads to a more equitable world. Nichola is also a PhD candidate at the University of Wollongong, where her research focuses on institutional arrangements for the High Seas Treaty. She holds a Master’s degree in Environmental Management from Duke University.