Senior Data Scientist
Tyler Clavelle is a senior data scientist overseeing the evolution of Global Fishing Watch’s core dataset made up of automatic identification system data, which helps monitor vessel activity at sea. He works closely with other teams to ensure data is effectively used for analysis and properly incorporated into Global Fishing Watch’s tools. Tyler also coordinates the organization’s network of research partners, ensuring they have the knowledge, access and tools needed to produce cutting-edge research with our data.
Before coming to Global Fishing Watch, Tyler conducted research for the Sustainable Fisheries Group at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he studied fisheries and aquaculture. He holds a bachelor’s degree in biology and economics from Bucknell University and a master’s degree from the Bren School of Environmental Science and Management at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In his free time, Tyler enjoys running, photography, live music, and camping.