UMass Boston

Michael Tlusty

SFE - Dean's Office
Associate Professor
ISC Floor 01

Areas of Expertise

Sustainability Science, Marine Seafood Sustainability, Aquarium Trade, Technology for marine seafood supply chain management, Sustainable Marine Aquaculture


BS Animal Science, University of Illinois Urbana
PhD Biology, Syracuse University
Postdoc, Fish Behavioral Science, University of Arkansas
Postdoc, Animal Behavior, Clark University

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Michael Tlusty's work and that of his students focuses on linking science, technology, and innovation to transform the world's aquatic food systems by working to create more, waste less and do a better job producing what we already produce. They work collaboratively with stakeholders across all sectors to support and advance practical and sustainable solutions to the issues facing our aquatic food systems. You can learn more about his active projects and how you can get involved by visiting their website