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Biological Oceanography

Harriet Alexander,  Assistant Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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phytoplankton, microbial ecology, computational biology, bioinformatics

Neel Aluru,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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environmental biology, epigenetics, toxicology, molecular biology

Donald M. Anderson,  Senior Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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phytoplankton, harmful algal blooms

Amy Apprill,  Associate Scientist
Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry,  WHOI
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marine microbiology, contribution of microbes to marine organism health

Carin J. Ashjian,  Senior Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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zooplankton

Mark Baumgartner,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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marine mammals, zooplankton

Stace Beaulieu,  Senior Research Specialist
Biology,  WHOI
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benthic-pelagic coupling, benthic invertebrates, deep-sea biology

Tanja Bosak,  Associate Professor
Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences,  MIT
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molecular and morphological biomarkers, molecular microbiology, fossilization, microbial and algal ecophysiology

Sallie W. Chisholm,  Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering,  MIT
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phytoplankton

Otto Cordero,  Assistant Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering,  MIT
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Microbial community ecology, microbial interactions, marine particles, genomics, theoretical ecology

John W.H. Dacey,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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biogeochemistry

John M. Essigmann,  Professor
Chemistry, Toxicology and Biological Engineering,  MIT
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toxicology

Mick Follows,  Associate Professor
Chair, Joint Committee for Biological Oceanography
Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences,  MIT
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ocean circulation, biogeochemical cycles, numerical modeling, observations

Scott M. Gallager,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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zooplankton, larval ecology

Rebecca J. Gast,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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microzooplankton, symbiosis

Alan D. Grossman,  Professor
Biology,  MIT
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microbiology

Mark Hahn,  Senior Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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environmental toxicology, biochemistry

Porter Hoagland,  Senior Research Specialist
Marine Policy Center,  WHOI
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marine policy, marine resource economics, policy analysis, ecosystem services, ocean zoning, coastal and marine spatial planning, ocean twilight zone, shoreline change, fishery management, harmful algal blooms, law of the sea

David E. Housman,  Professor
Biology,  MIT
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genetics

Stephanie Jenouvrier,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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seabirds, climate change, population ecology

Rubao Ji,  Senior Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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coupled biological-physical modeling, food web dynamics

Di Jin,  Senior Scientist
Marine Policy Center,  WHOI
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integrated economic and ecological models, integrated economic and geological models

Matt Johnson,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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protists, mixotrophy, grazing, symbiosis

Roger D. Kamm,  Professor
Mechanical Engineering,  MIT
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biomechanics, physiology

Jonathan King,  Professor
Biology,  WHOI
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proteins

Samuel Laney,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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phytoplankton ecology, marine photosynthesis, ocean instrumentation

Joel Llopiz,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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fish, fish larvae, zooplankton, trophic interactions, larval ecology

Laurence P. Madin,  Senior Science Advisor
Biology,  WHOI
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zooplankton

T. Aran Mooney,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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sensory biology, hearing, physiology, bioacoustics, sensory ecology, marine mammals, squid

Michael J. Moore,  Senior Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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marine mammals

Lauren Mullineaux,  Senior Scientist and Department Chair
Biology,  WHOI
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larval ecology, benthic ecology

Mark G. Neubert,  Senior Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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mathematical ecology

Maria Pachiadaki,  Assistant Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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metagenomics, single cell genomics, metatranscriptomics, dark ocean, oxygen minimum zones, microbial ecology, microbial function, chemoautotrophy, nitrogen cycle, sulfur cycle

Martin Polz,  Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering,  MIT
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microbial ecology

Serguei Saavedra,  Assistant Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering,  MIT
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ecological networks

Timothy Shank,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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population genetics, hydrothermal vents

Michelle R. Shero,  Assistant Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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marine mammal, physiology, reproduction, behavior

Stefan Sievert,  Associate Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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microbiology

Heidi M. Sosik,  Senior Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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plankton ecology, time series observations

John Stegeman,  Senior Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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biochemistry, environmental toxicology

Ann M. Tarrant,  Associate Scientist
J. Seward Johnson Chair, Education Coordinator
Biology,  WHOI
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endocrine disruption, comparative physiology

Carolyn Tepolt,  Assistant Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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Species invasions, ecological genomics, adaptation, ecophysiology

Simon Thorrold,  Senior Scientist
Biology,  WHOI
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fish ecology

Retired/Emeritus Faculty

Hal Caswell,  Scientist Emeritus
Biology,  WHOI
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mathematical ecology, population biology

Cabell S. Davis,  Scientist Emeritus
Director, Ocean Life Institute
Biology,  WHOI
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zooplankton

Nancy Hopkins,  Professor Emeritus
Biology,  MIT
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developmental biology

Judith E. McDowell,  Scientist Emeritus
Biology,  WHOI
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physiology, environmental toxicology

John B. Waterbury,  Scientist Emeritus
Biology,  WHOI
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microbiology

Peter H. Wiebe,  Scientist Emeritus
Biology,  WHOI
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zooplankton