Study Group: External Review of PICES
  • Acronym: SG-ER
  • Parent Committees: GC
  • Term: Jan. 2022 - (May IGC-2023)
2021/A/10: External Review of the Organization
Council considered the need to commission a review of PICES to ensure that it is evolving in line with global marine science priorities and to give confidence to Contracting Parties that their resources are effectively used. Council agreed to form a Study Group (SG-External Review) comprising the Chair, Executive Secretary and one member from each Contracting Party to draft Terms of Reference for an external review of the Organization and provide them to Council.
PICES Members as of Oct. 2023
Sonia D. Batten
Executive Secretary
PICES Secretariat
9860 W. Saanich Rd., P.O. Box 6000
Sidney, BC
Canada V8L 4B2
Mr. Andrew Thomson
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
3190 Hammond Bay Rd.
Nanaimo, BC
Canada V9T 6N7
Prof. Hiroaki Saito
Atmosphere and Ocean Research Institute
The University of Tokyo
5-1-5 Kashiwanoha
Kashiwa, Chiba
Japan 277-8564
Ms. Rui Zheng
Department of International Cooperation
Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR)
1 Fuxingmenwai Ave.
Beijing, People's Republic of China 100860
Dr. Se-Jong Ju
Marine Rsource and Environment Research Division
Korea Institute of Ocean Science and Technology (KIOST)
385 Haeyang-ro, Yeongdo-gu
Busan, Republic of Korea 49111
Dr. Igor I. Shevchenko
Pacific branch of VNIRO (TINRO)
4 Shevchenko Alley
Vladivostok, Primorsky Kray
Russia 690950
Dr. Jack A. Barth
College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences (CEOAS)
Oregon State University
104 CEOAS Admin. Bldg.
Corvallis, OR
U.S.A. 97331-5503
Prof. Enrique N. Curchitser
Environmental Sciences
Rutgers University
14 College Farm Rd.
New Brunswick, NJ
U.S.A. 08901