Myriam Khalfallah

PhD Candidate

Bio

Myriam completed her engineering degree in fisheries and environment at the National Agronomic Institute of Tunisia (INAT) in 2013. Just after her graduation, she joined the Sea Around Us as an intern, working on the catch reconstructions of certain Mediterranean and Arab countries. In 2014 Myriam started her MSc program in Resource Management and Environmental Studies (RMES), specializing in Fisheries, under the supervision of Prof. Daniel Pauly. In 2016, she transferred to the Ph.D. program. She is currently completing her Ph.D., thesis which focuses on the marine ecosystems and fisheries management in data-poor countries, mainly countries of the Southern Mediterranean and the Arabian Peninsula region.

Featured Publications

Peer-Reviewed publications

Khalfallah, M., Domech, M., Ulman, A., Zeller, D., & Pauly, D. (2017). Reconstruction of Marine Fisheries Catches for the Republic of Malta (1950-2010). Mediterranean Marine Science, 18(2), 241-250.

Khalfallah, M., Zylich, K., Zeller, D. and Pauly, D. (2016) Reconstruction of Domestic Marine Fisheries Catches for Oman (1950-2015). Front. Mar. Sci. 3:152.

Conference papers and presentations

Khalfallah, M. (2017, January). Fisheries Management in Southern Mediterranean and Arab Countries. Presentation at the Canadian Conference for Fisheries Research (CCFFR), Montréal, Canada.

Working Papers

Khalfallah, M., Belhabib, D., Zeller, D. and Pauly, D. 2015. Reconstruction of Marine Fisheries catches for Libya (1950-2010). Fisheries Centre Working Paper #2015-47, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 15 p.

Khalfallah, M., Dimech, M., Ulman, A., Zeller, D. and Pauly, D. 2015. Reconstruction of Marine Fisheries catches for the Republic of Malta (1950-2010). Fisheries Centre Working Paper #2015-43, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 12 p.

Khalfallah, M., Zeller, D. and Pauly, D. 2015. Reconstruction of marine fisheries catches for Fujairah (UAE) (1950-2010). Fisheries Centre Working Paper #2015 57, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 13 p.

Khalfallah, M., Zylich, K., Zeller, D. and Pauly, D. 2015. Reconstruction of marine fisheries catches for Oman (1950-2010). Fisheries Centre Working Paper #2015- 89, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 11 p.

Mahmoud, H., Teh, L.S.L., Khalfallah, M. and Pauly, D. 2015. Reconstruction of marine fisheries statistics in the Egyptian Mediterranean Sea, 1950-2010. Fisheries Centre Working Paper #2015-85, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 16 p.