Kent Gilkinson

Research Scientist
Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Current research and/or projects

My research interests include the effects of mobile bottom fishing gears on benthos and their habitat and functional relationships between seabed habitat and demersal organisms. I am also a member of the DFO-Memorial research group studying deep sea corals and sponges off the east coast of Canada.

Research and/or project statements

Professional activities / interests

Professor at:

  • Memorial University of Newfoundland

Education and awards

General Biology, B.Sc. (Hons.) University of Ottawa, 1979

Marine Ecology, MSc, Memorial University of newfoundland, 1984

Marine Ecology, PhD, Memorial University of Newfoundland, 1999