October 27, 2015

Alum to address world supply, demand for fish in lecture

Nhuong Van Tran, a 2011 College of AgricultureĀ alumnus, will present a guest lecture,Ā “Future of Global Fish Supply and Demand,” Monday, Nov. 2, at 3:30 p.m. in Comer Hall 207.

Tran was awarded his B.S. degree in aquaculture in his native Vietnam in 1997 and, after a decade as an aquacultural researcher,Ā started graduate school at Auburn. He received his master’s in rural sociology and his Ph.D. Ā degree in applied economics, both from Auburn’sĀ Department of Agricultural Economics and Rural Sociology.

He is now employed with The WorldFish Center, a member organization of the Consultative Group for International Agricultural Research. The Malaysia-based center works to end poverty and hunger by improving fisheries and aquaculture.

Tran’sĀ lecture is free and open to all. For more information, contact Elizabeth Scarborough at mew0071@auburn.edu.Ā 

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