Biography

Carole currently holds a NERC Innovation Fellowship, hosted by CEFAS. Earlier this year, Carole completed a Academic Parliamentary Fellowship with the House of Commons library on a policy briefing focused on fisheries governance, Brexit and devolution, funded by a ESRC Impact Accelerator Award. Previously, from 2016-2017, she was a Researcher Co-Investigator on a NERC-ESRC-AHRC Global Challenges Research funded project which explored historical trajectories of disaster risk management in Small Island Developing States. This included case studies in the Pacific and Caribbean. She is a member of the Global Environmental Justice Research Group in the School of International Development.

Her PhD research - completed in 2015 - explored livelihood responses to change in small-scale fishing communities in Norfolk, UK, and the role of place and identity in social resilience. 

Carole has a MSc in Tropical Coastal Management from the University of Newcastle and a BSc in Ecology from the University of East Anglia with a year studying Marine Biology at University Aix-Marseille in France.

Prior to starting her PhD in 2011, she worked part-time as a Fisheries Policy Officer for Seas At Risk based in Brussels, Belgium and as a freelance researcher, conducting fieldwork for the University of Kent and Greenwich University, supply chain audits on ethical sourcing standards for European retailers. Carole previously also worked for the UNEP World Conservation Monitoring Centre on wildlife trade and international environmental agreements, and as a consultant for MRAG Ltd on reports for the European Commission, World Bank and NGOs on marine and environmental policy.

Carole is fluent in French and has worked in Spanish. She has worked on projects in Chile, Dominica, Ecuador, France, Indonesia, Reunion Island, Vanuatu and in the UK.

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Coulthard, S., McGregor, J. A., White, C.

(2018)

Multiple dimensions of wellbeing in practice,

in Ecosystem Services and Poverty Alleviation.

Routledge

pp. 243-256

Full Text UEA Repository

(Chapter)

(Published)


White, C. S.

(2017)

Symbols of Resilience and Contested Place Identity in the Coastal Fishing Towns of Cromer and Sheringham, Norfolk, UK: Implications for Social Wellbeing,

in Social Wellbeing and the Values of Small-scale Fisheries.

Springer

pp. 45-74

ISBN 978-3-319-60749-8

Full Text UEA Repository

(Chapter)

(Published)


White, C.

(2017)

Book Review: Urquhart, J., Acott, T.G., Symes, D. and Zhao, M., editors. 2014: Social Issues in Sustainable Fisheries Management,

in Progress in Development Studies

17.

pp. 96-97

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(Book/Film/Article review)

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White, C.

(2015)

Getting into Fishing: Recruitment and Social Resilience in North Norfolk's ‘Cromer Crab’ Fishery, UK,

in Sociologia Ruralis

55.

pp. 291–308

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


White, C.

(2014)

Structured Interview Tools: Insights and Issues from Assessing Wellbeing of Fishermen Adapting to Change Using Scoring and Ranking Questions,

in SAGE Research Methods Cases

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Thomassin, A., White, C., Stead, S. S., David, G.

(2010)

Social acceptability of a marine protected area: The case of Reunion Island,

in Ocean and Coastal Management

53.

pp. 169-179

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


All Publications

See Highlights

Coulthard, S., McGregor, J. A., White, C.

(2018)

Multiple dimensions of wellbeing in practice,

in Ecosystem Services and Poverty Alleviation.

Routledge

pp. 243-256

Full Text UEA Repository

(Chapter)

(Published)


White, C. S.

(2017)

Symbols of Resilience and Contested Place Identity in the Coastal Fishing Towns of Cromer and Sheringham, Norfolk, UK: Implications for Social Wellbeing,

in Social Wellbeing and the Values of Small-scale Fisheries.

Springer

pp. 45-74

ISBN 978-3-319-60749-8

Full Text UEA Repository

(Chapter)

(Published)


White, C.

(2017)

Book Review: Urquhart, J., Acott, T.G., Symes, D. and Zhao, M., editors. 2014: Social Issues in Sustainable Fisheries Management,

in Progress in Development Studies

17

(1)

pp. 96-97

Full Text

(Book/Film/Article review)

(Published)


White, C.

(2015)

Getting into Fishing: Recruitment and Social Resilience in North Norfolk's ‘Cromer Crab’ Fishery, UK,

in Sociologia Ruralis

55

(3)

pp. 291–308

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


White, C.

(2014)

Structured Interview Tools: Insights and Issues from Assessing Wellbeing of Fishermen Adapting to Change Using Scoring and Ranking Questions,

in SAGE Research Methods Cases

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)


Thomassin, A., White, C., Stead, S. S., David, G.

(2010)

Social acceptability of a marine protected area: The case of Reunion Island,

in Ocean and Coastal Management

53

(4)

pp. 169-179

Full Text UEA Repository

(Article)

(Published)