Susan Owens (academic)
Prof Owens was a member of the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution that produced the ‘Turning the Tide’ report which addressed the impact of fisheries on the marine environment.
She is a member of the DEFRA advisory panel on Highly Protected Marine Areas.
She was educated at the University of East Anglia where she graduated with a BSc and a PhD entitled "The energy implications of alternative rural development patterns" in 1981. She joined the University of Cambridge as an academic in 1981.