ONC Staff Profile

Sean Mullan

GIS Specialist, Observatory Operations

Dr. Sean Mullan is pursuing an interdisciplinary scientific career that integrates his training in geology, oceanography and geomatics. His PhD dissertation was on seabed sediment dynamics and geomorphology in tidal straits (UVic, 2017). It is of relevance to the routing of seafloor cables/pipelines, the situation of tidal turbines for renewable energy extraction, and understanding benthic marine habitats. Sean is also interested in ocean mapping, especially bathymetric change detection techniques.


Staff Listing

Corporate Operations

User Services

User Engagement

Software Engineering

Observatory Operations

Marine Operations



Finance & Administration

Science Services