Areas of Research:
Marine biology, coral reef ecology, pathobiology of marine organisms, aquatic toxicology, comparative histopathology.
Statement of Teaching Philosophy:
In my courses and mentoring, I include learning by doing, understanding terminology, figuring out connections, and reflecting on one's experiences. These are the keys to becoming an expert; be patient, just keep going!
Major professor for one master's thesis student and one master's capstone student.