The Scottish Association for Marine Science (SAMS) is Scotland’s largest independent marine science organisation, dedicated to delivering marine science for a healthy and sustainable marine environment. Based near Oban on Scotland’s west coast, SAMS’ research strengths include marine renewables, aquaculture, marine biotechnology, marine policy, deep-sea systems, climate change and polar science. SAMS delivers undergraduate education as a partner in the University of the Highlands and Islands, and is a member of both the Marine Alliance for Science and Technology for Scotland (MASTS) and the Scottish Alliance for Geoscience, Environment and Society (SAGES).
Dr Hannah Grist
Mr Peter Lamont