Damien Rohraff

Damian Rohraff

ONC Data Steward
Data Steward
Ocean Networks Canada

Tell us about your work/research. What kinds of things do you do?

I am a data steward with Ocean Networks Canada. I specialize in acoustic and EM devices.

What sparked your initial interest in your career?

I have several interests and oceans are one of them. Working for Ocean Networks Canada allows me to further develop my interest in oceans.

Who influenced you or encouraged you the most?

My family and great mentors I have met in my life.

What element of your work/study do you think is the most fascinating?

Being able to see via ROV what lies beneath surface of the ocean.

What other jobs led you to your current career?

I have very diversified background, both professional and academic. My last job was in mining industry.

What are your degrees and certifications?

I hold M.Sc. and MBA degrees and I am registered P.Eng.

How did you get involved with the Ocean Exploration Trust?

Via my work at Ocean Networks Canada

What advice would you give someone who wants to have a career like yours?

Seize every learning opportunity and gain new skills.


Damian participated in the following Ocean Exploration Trust expeditions: