Advisory Board Bio: Susan Farady

farady thumbSusan Farady  is an assistant professor and director of Ocean Studies and Marine Affairs at the University of New England.  Previously, she was the director of the Marine Affairs Institute and the Rhode Island Sea Grant Legal Program, and adjunct faculty at the Roger Williams University School of Law. She has published and presented on marine protected areas, the National Marine Sanctuary Act and marine governance reform and is co-author of Marine and Coastal Law 2nd edition (2010). She serves as advisor to various government and academic bodies engaged in marine and environmental activities. Prior to RWU, Farady directed the Ocean Conservancy’s New England Regional Office and practiced both civil and criminal law.

She received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado and her J.D. from Vermont Law School.