Ian comes from New Zealand. He has a BSc and MSc from the University of Auckland. Ian’s recently submitted PhD (JCU) tackled climate change impacts on coral reef fish populations from eco-physiological to macro-ecological scales. Previously, he examined the ecological and social ramifications of fishing and closed area management, and marine ecosystem restoration. Ian’s research focusses on coastal repair, sportsfishing and ecotourism, coral reef ecology, climate change impacts on the marine environment and land-based effects on coastal waters.He has a passion for science communication and is the Co-founder and Director of Cinematic Science. www.CinematicScience.com.