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People Ray Purdy

Oxford Martin Fellow, Oxford Martin Programme on Sustainable Oceans


Senior Research Fellow

Ray is a Senior Research Fellow in Environmental Law, and his primary responsibility within the Oxford Martin Programme on Sustainable Oceans is the use of space technologies as evidence and their capacity to monitor and enforce fisheries/environmental laws.

He has conducted funded research in the field for the European Commission, UK Space Agency, Arts and Humanities Research Council, Economic and Social Research Council and European Space Agency. He has held academic positions at Oxford (1995 and 2015-), Imperial College (1996-2003) and University College London (2000-2014).