Jennifer  Beckensteiner

Ph.D. Student

Email: [[jbeckensteiner]]
Phone: (804) 684-7840
Office: Andrews Hall 421
Department: Fisheries Science
Advisors: {{, Andrew Scheld}} and {{,David Kaplan}}
Co-tutelle: {{, UMR MARBEC IRD}}

  • B.S., Biology & Ecology (BOP), University of Lyon I UCBL, France. 2006-2009
  • M.S, Ecology & biodiversity managment (IEGB), Univeristy of Montpellier, France. 2009-2011
  • M.S, Ecosystem-based approaches of fisheries management (REA), Agrocampus Ouest School, Rennes, France. 2013
  • Ph.D, Marine Sciences, William & Mary College, VA, United-States. 2014-2019
Research Interests
  • Fisheries management
  • Territorial Use Rights for Fisheries
  • Marine Spatial Planning
  • Stock assessments 
  • Artisanal small-scale fisheries
  • Oyster aquaculture
Peer-reviewed Publications
  • Beckensteiner J., Scheld A.M, Fernández M., Kaplan D.M. (in press) Drivers and trends in catch of benthic resources in Chilean TURFs and surrounding open access areas, Ocean & Coastal Management.
  • Huynh Q.C., Beckensteiner J., Carleton L.M., Marcek B.J., Nepal V.K.C., Peterson C.D., Wood M.A., Hoenig J.M. (2018) A comparison performance of the length-converted catch curve and Beverton-Holt total mortality estimator, Marine and Coastal Fisheries 10: 298–313 DOI:10.1002/mcf2.10027
  • Nomura K., Scheld A.M., Beckensteiner J., and Kaplan D. M. (2017) Comparative analysis of factors influencing spatial distributions of marine protected areas and territorial use rights for fisheries in Japan, Marine policy, 82: 59-67 DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2017.05.005
  • Beckensteiner J., Kaplan D.M, Potts W.M., Santos C.V., O’Farrell M.R. (2016) Evaluation of population status from length frequency data of coastal marine fish species in southern Angola, PlosOne,
  • Leopold M., Beckensteiner J., Kaltavara J., Raubani J. and Caillon S. (2013) Community-based management of near-shore fisheries in Vanuatu: What works? Marine policy, 42: 167-176 DOI: 10.1016/j.marpol.2013.02.013
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