Senior Marine Advisor at Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Indonesia and PhD Student at Kyoto University Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies in Professor Yoh Yamashita’s Kyoto Laboratory of the Maizuru Fisheries research Station.




Bird watcher.




Global citizen.

“Everything in moderation, including moderation.”  Oscar Wilde

In support of the Coral Triangle book, Eric Madeja and I have a website about the Coral Triangle.  Either of us is available for speaking engagements or to accompany natural history or photographic trips anywhere in the Coral Triangle region.  http://coraltriangle.org/

Front cover of The Coral Triangle book

Front cover of The Coral Triangle book

I also co-managed a successful attempt to set a Guinness Book of World Records attempt at the World’s Longest Underwater Clean Up.

On the off chance that anyone is interested, here is a relatively recent version of my resume:

Kassem Resume 20140212