Hreidar Thor Valtysson


Hreidar Thor Valtysson

PhD Candidate

Short Bio

Hreiðar graduated in biology from University of Iceland and in fisheries biology from University of British Columbia, Canada. He is currently doing his doctoral studies at the University of Akureyri.

Hreiðar's research surrounds issues of marine ecology and utilization of marine resources. He is especially interested in the big picture changes brought on by ocean warming. He is currently an assistant professor and the manager of the fisheries sciences line of study at the University of Akureyri.


  • PhD Candidate, , University of Akureyri,