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Nicola Pryce-Roberts

Course Leader

Warsash Maritime School

Nicola Pryce-Roberts, Course Leader


Prior to lecturing at Solent University, Nicola worked as a lawyer and before that in several operational and managerial roles for A.P. Moller/Maersk Line and Hamburg Süd.

Nicola has extensive experience of lecturing and running programmes at Liverpool John Moores University and lecturing in Greece and Iran.

Nicola is an experienced marine salvage academic whose work in this area has been featured on TV, radio and in printed media nationally and internationally.

Further information

Pryce-Roberts, N, Zhang, P, Zhao, M & Shan, D 2019, 'Navigating Seafarer’s Right to Life across the Shipping Industry' Marine Policy, vol. 99, pp. 80-86.

Pryce-Roberts, N, Zhang, P, Zhao, M & Exarchopoulos, G 2018, 'Seafarers’ Welfare: A Critical Review of the Related Legal Issues under the Maritime Labour Convention 2006' Marine Policy, vol. 93, pp. 62-70.

Pryce-Roberts, N, Zhang, P & Lozarno, J 2018, 'Research on Alternative Propulsion Systems as Solutions for Tonnage Oversupply in the Shipping Industry' Applied Energy.

Pryce-Roberts, N, 2017, Who will save the Salvors? The decline in salvage income and the emergence of the Ultra Large Container Ship and how these phenomena create uncertainty. CILT Logistics Research Network Conference 2017 Proceedings

Taught courses

MSc International Shipping and Logistics

Over 90 per cent of the world’s goods are transported by sea, making shipping and shipping logistics a vital part of world trade. Solent University’s international shipping and...

MSc International Maritime Business

Keen to learn more about the business of maritime? With a rich blend of theoretical knowledge and practical skills, Solent’s International Maritime Business master’s programme...

BSc (Hons) Maritime Business

If you’re looking for an exciting international career and playing a key part in global trade, Solent can offer you the vital skills needed for this fast-moving business environment.

BSc (Hons) Maritime Management Top-Up

Designed specifically for qualified seafarers, this course develops the business skills you need for a shore-side career. Study in Southampton – a major hub for the maritime and shipping industry.

BSc (Hons) Shipping and Port Management

If you want to work in the exciting hub of ship operations, this specialised degree gives you a global perspective of managing business for international trade.