Faculty

Core Faculty

Paulinus Chigbu, Ph.D.
Center Director
Professor
Marine (Fisheries) Science
University of Maryland E. Shore

Margaret Sexton, Ph.D.
Assistant Director
Res. Assistant Professor
Biological Oceanography
University of Maryland E. Shore

Bradley Stevens, Ph.D.
Distinguished Research Scientist (Retired)
Professor
Marine Science
University of Maryland E. Shore

Elizabeth Babcock, Ph.D.
Project Director (RSMAS) 
Professor
Marine Biology and Ecology
University of Miami-RSMAS

Deidre Gibson, Ph.D.
Project Director (HU) 
Associate Professor & Chair
Marine & Environ. Science
Hampton University

Dionne Hoskins-Brown, Ph.D.
Project Director (SSU)
Associate Professor
Marine Science
Savannah State University

Jessica Miller, Ph.D.
Project Director (OSU)
Professor
Fisheries & Wildlife
Oregon State University

Eric Schott, Ph.D.
Project Director (UMCES)
Professor
IMET-University of Maryland
Center for Environ. Science

Stacy Smith, Ph.D.
Project Director (DSU)
Senior Research Scientist
Chemical Oceanographer
Delaware State University

David Die, Ph.D.
Co-Project Director
Res. Associate Professor
Ecosystems & Society
University of Miami-RSMAS

Victoria Young, Ph.D.
Education Expert
Visiting Assistant Professor
Marine & Environ. Science
Savannah State University

Tunde Adebola, Ph.D.
Assistant Research Professor
Marine & Environ. Science
Hampton University

J. Sook Chung, Ph.D.
Professor
IMET-University of Maryland
Center for Environ. Science

Tara Cox, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Marine Science
Savannah State University

Maurice Crawford, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Natural Science
University of Maryland E. Shore

Daniel Cullen, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Fisheries Ecology
University of Maryland E. Shore

Russell Hill, Ph.D.
Professor & Director
IMET-University of Maryland
Center for Environ. Science

Ali Ishaque, Ph.D.
Professor
Environmental Toxicology
University of Maryland E. Shore

Rose Jagus, Ph.D.
Professor
IMET-University of Maryland
Center for Environ. Science

Carolina Bonin Lewallen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences
Hampton University

This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is ELewallen.jpeg

Eric A. Lewallen, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences
Hampton University

Eric B. May, Ph.D.
Professor
Fish Biology & Pathology
University of Maryland E. Shore

Andrés G. Morales-Núñez, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Biological Oceanography
University of Maryland E. Shore

Gulnihal Ozbay, Ph.D.
Research Professor
Natural Resources
Delaware State University

Salina Parveen, Ph.D.
Professor
Food & Environ. Microbiology
University of Maryland E. Shore

Joseph Pitula, Ph.D.
Professor
Parasitology, Mol. Biology
University of Maryland E. Shore

David Secor, Ph.D.
Professor
IMET-University of Maryland
Center for Environ. Science

AFFILIATE FACULTY

Daniel Benetti, Ph.D.
Professor
Marine Biology & Fisheries
University of Miami-RSMAS

Kelly Biedenweg
Assistant Professor
Fisheries & Wildlife
Oregon State University

Feng Chen, Ph.D.
Professor
IMET-University of Maryland
Center for Environ. Science

Benjamin Cuker, Ph.D.
Professor
Marine & Environ. Science
Hampton University

Mary Carla Curran, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Marine Science
Savannah State University

Ligia DaSilvia, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Food Science
University of Maryland E. Shore

Patricia Goslee, Ed.D.
Assistant Professor
Educational Lead-CREST
University of Maryland E. Shore

Chris Hintz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Marine Science
Savannah State University

Andrij Horodysky, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Marine & Environ. Science
Hampton University

Matthew Kenworthy, Ph.D.
LMRCSC Post-Doc Fellow
Fisheries Ecology
Savannah State University

Diego Lirman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Marine Biology & Fisheries
University of Miami-RSMAS

Dennis McIntosh, Ph.D.
Professor
Aquaculture
Delaware State University

Nikki Traylor-Knowles, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Marine Biology and Ecology
University of Miami-RSMAS

Meng Xia, Ph.D.
Professor
Oceanography
University of Maryland E. Shore

NOAA Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center
University of Maryland Eastern Shore (Lead Institution)
(410) 651-7870
Award numbers: FY 2016 Award #NA16SEC4810007 
Funding Agency: NOAA Educational Partnership Program with Minority-Serving Institutions (EPP/MSI)

Scroll to Top