Austin Becker rewarded for his work

Published by  6 March, 2017 5:08 pm Leave your thoughts


Austin Becker, a member of AIVP’s network of experts, is Professor of Maritime Affairs at the University of Rhode Island (USA). He has just received the “Sloan Research Fellow” in the “Ocean Sciences” category, an award of the highly prestigious Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. This prize distinguishes researchers in their early-career for their innovative work and awards them a two-year research fellowship.

AIVP recently worked with Austin at the 15th World Conference Cities and Ports in Rotterdam, where he did an excellent job as a rapporteur alongside Wynand Dassen on the topic “dealing with climate change”.

AIVP warmly congratulates Austin for this much-deserved award!

You can view his biography on the AIVP network of experts’ page: Click here.


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