March 26, 2019

Episode 013 - Dr. Kerstin Bilgmann shares why it's important for leaders to create opportunities for others

Episode 013 - Dr. Kerstin Bilgmann shares why it's important for leaders to create opportunities for others

Dr. Kerstin Bilgmann is interested in understanding the ecology of cetaceans, and how their dispersal and genetic connectivity relates to oceanographic features and prey availability. Her main research interests focuses on the interactions of dolphins...


Dr. Kerstin Bilgmann is interested in understanding the ecology of cetaceans, and how their dispersal and genetic connectivity relates to oceanographic features and prey availability.

Her main research interests focuses on the interactions of dolphins with fisheries with an aim to minimize by-catch.

Her research has a strong conservation focus using molecular tools and aerial surveys to enhance the assessment, reduction and mitigation of fishery operational interactions.

Not only is her research making impacts for wildlife - but she is encouraging students to get involved.

Did we mention that she is also a Master Ashtanga Yoga Instructor? Find out how yoga has made huge impacts on her life and research.