Funding Support


My recent research funding has been provided by the University of Oregon (startup), the National Science Foundation (Antarctic algal gradients project), Oregon Sea Grant (several projects), the Nature Conservancy (Pycnopodia trophic ecology), the SeaDoc Society, and the M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust. I am very grateful for the support.


My Postdoctoral Research positions were supported by the Academy of Finland (Grant PI: Kankaala); the California Delta Stewardship Council (UC Davis, Grant PI: Winder); Washington State University, and the NSF (WSU, Grant PI: Hampton).


My graduate school funding was from: the National Science Foundation (NSF BIO-OCE), an NSF teaching fellowship (Ocean and Coastal Interdisciplinary Science GK-12); Washington Sea Grant, and a combination of smaller grants, fellowships, and private foundations.


The funding for my specific research questions came from the following sources:

National Science Foundation, 2018, Award #1744602

The Nature Conservancy, 2020

Oregon Sea Grant, 2017, 2018, 2021

The SeaDoc Society, 2018

M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust, Partners in Science Program, 2018

Delta Stewardship Council, UC Davis, Stockholm U., 2013 

Academy of Finland, University of Eastern Finland, 2013 

Richard and Megumi Strathmann Fellowship, (FHL), 2012

Alan and Marian Kohn Fellowship(FHL), 2012

International Phycological Society, Paul C. Silva Student Grant, 2011

Pacific Northwest Shell ClubScholarship Award, 2011

PADI Foundation, Research Funding Award, 2011

UW SAFS Graduate Research Funds, Scholarship Award, 2011

American Academy of Underwater Scientists, Kathy Johnston Award, 2010

National Shellfisheries Association, Castagna Research Grant, 2009


Thank you!