Post Doctoral Research Fellow/Senior Marine Geoscientist , Gavin and Doherty Geoslutions Ltd
Dr. Coughlan graduated with a BSc in Geology from University College Cork in 2009. He completed his PhD in Marine Geology in 2014. Following his PhD, Mark spent three years working for renewable energy developers Gaelectric as a Project Manager in their Offshore Wind Section. At the Irish Centre for Research in Applied Geosciences (iCRAG), Mark is a postdoctoral researcher in the geotechncial and geohazards research spoke, working on offshore wind related topics. He is also a consultant with geotechnical and engineering specialists Gavin & Doherty Geosolutions Ltd. as a Senior Marine Geoscientist where he supports offshore wind project activity from site identification and assessment to survey planning and oversight.