Wayne Jacob manages the marine technologies for the Hakai Institute. On any given day, Wayne can be found servicing oceanographic instruments, deploying and maintaining a marine sensor platform, or mapping the sea floor. Wayne also oversees Hakai’s fleet of research vessels, and SCUBA diving operations. Wayne has been working with Hakai in various capacities since 2008.
Wayne obtained an MSc from New Zealand in 1996. Since then, he has worked on the Central Coast of British Columbia on a wide variety of habitat mapping and inventory programs.