Nathan Robinson

Postdoc Researcher

Dr Nathan Robinson is a Marine Biologist and Science Communicator whose research uses novel cameras technologies to study charismatic marine megafauna while simultaneously engaging global audiences in marine conservation. During his career, he has been at the center of several viral videos. These have included a video of him removing both a plastic straw from the nostril of an endangered sea turtle and filming the first footage of a giant squid in US waters.

Dr Robinson received a Masters of Marine Biology at Southampton. Next, he moved to Purdue University where we received a Ph.D in Biological Sciences. After completing his formal education, Dr. Robinson accepted a job as the Field Director of the Goldring-Gund Marine Biology Station in Costa Rica before moving to The Bahamas as the Director of the Cape Eleuthera Institute. He currently works as a Ramon y Cajal fellow at the Institut de Ciencies del Mar.