B.S. Biological Sciences, California Polytechnic State University
I am interested in understanding cetacean movement patterns and behaviors within the context of other physical and biological oceanographic processes.
Research Assistant, Tagging of Pacific Pelagics (TOPP) Stanford University, Hopkins Marine Station, Pacific Grove, CA Behavior and habitat use of the TOPP organisms, especially bluefin tuna. June 2004 – August 2006
Research Assistant to Dr. Nikki Adams Cal Poly Center for Coastal Marine Sciences, San Luis Obispo, CA Corals of American Samoa: Mycosporine-like amino acid content analysis. September 2003 – June 2004
Research Assistant to Dr. Mark Moline Cal Poly Center for Coastal Marine Sciences, San Luis Obispo, CA phytoplankton ecology, optical oceanography, high pressure liquid chromatography January 2004 – June 2004