Beijer Fellows

Patrik Henriksson | PhD (Ecologist), Researcher

Patrik is a researcher at the Beijer Intistitute and Stockholm Resilience Centre. His main research interests are related to identifying and promoting more sustainable aquaculture practices

Patrik Henriksson


Address: The Beijer Institute of Ecological Economics, The Royal Swedish Academy of Science, Box 50005, SE-104 05 Stockholm Sweden


Patrik Henriksson’s background is in marine biology, with credits from Lund University (Sweden), Stockholm University (Sweden), UBC (Canada), and Bangor University (Wales). Building upon his MSc, he later completed a PhD at Leiden University (the Netherlands), evaluating aquaculture products using life cycle assessment (LCA).

After his disputation in 2015, he received funding from VINNOVA-VINNMER and WorldFish (Malaysia) for a post-doc position shared between the Beijer Institute, Stockholm Resilience Centre, and WorldFish. From 2018, he continues as a researcher within the SeaWin project, funded by Swedish research agency, Formas. Patrik Henriksson has evaluated seafood systems in Indonesia, Bangladesh, and Sweden. His research has also involved food production more generally, and antimicrobial use. Since 2016, Patrik has also been a proud member of Beijer Young Scholars (BYS).