The IIFET 2024 Fellow Selection Panel has issued a Request for Nominations for the next Fellow!

 

The Award

The International Institute of Fisheries Economics & Trade (IIFET) recognizes individuals who have made substantial, long-term, ongoing contributions to the advancement and development of economic theory and/or empirical analysis in the areas of fisheries, aquaculture, and/or seafood trade by awarding the IIFET Fellow Award.

 

The Criterion

The main criterion for selection of Fellows is the substantial, long-term, ongoing contributions to the advancement and development of economic theory and/or empirical analysis in the areas of fisheries, aquaculture, and/or seafood trade. Achievements may be evidenced by research, teaching, academic service, and/or policy impact. Fellows are not required to be current or past members of IIFET. The Fellows will deliver a Fellow’s address at the Biennial Conference immediately following his/her selection. All Fellows receive a lifetime membership in IIFET and a commemorative certificate or plaque. Travel expenses of the selected Fellow to IIFET 2024 Penang will be provided.

  

Nominations

Nominations may be submitted by any IIFET member--individual, group, or institution. Please adhere to the following criteria:

  • maximum of 8 pages
  • single spaced text
  • minimum 11 pt. font
  • margins of 1” or 2.54 cm.

 

Documentation may include references to publications, testimonials, a brief vitae, or other materials needed to make a convincing argument as to the merits and contributions of the individual under consideration for the award.

 

Nominations should be sent to:

Kat Goetting

IIFET Executive Director

Email: [email protected]

 

Deadline

The deadline for submission of materials is 31 October 2023.

 

 

Past Recipients

Past recipients of the IIFET Fellow Award are:

 

2010    Anthony Scott

2012    James Wilen

2014    Lee Anderson and Rőgnvaldur Hannesson

2016    Colin Clark and Gordon Munro

2018    Jim Anderson and Cathy Roheim

2020    Ragnar Arnason and Jon Sutinen

 

Please contact [email protected] with any questions.