Department Faculty

Carl Lamborg
  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Division Physical & Biological Sciences
  • Department
    • Ocean Sciences Department
    • Institute of Marine Sciences
  • Phone
    831-459-2908
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Earth & Marine Sciences, A442
    • Lab, E&MS C558
  • Mail Stop Ocean Sciences
  • Faculty Areas of Expertise Oceanography

Summary of Expertise

Aquatic and atmospheric chemistry, trace metal (esp. mercury) biogeochemistry, chemical oceanography.

 

 

Research Interests

The biogeochemistry of mercury in the ocean, land and cryosphere...at a variety of time and space scales.

Biography, Education and Training

Education

Oberlin College.  Bachelor of Arts - Chemistry (with Honors), 1986

University of Michigan.  Master of Science - Environmental Chemistry, 1992

University of Connecticut.  Doctor of Philosophy – Oceanography (Chemical), 2003

 

Professional Experience

1986-1990: Research Assistant II, Harvard University, Harvard Sch. of Public Health, Depart. of Environmental Monitoring and Exposure Assessment.

1990-1992: Graduate Research Assistant, The Univ. of Michigan, Sch. of Public Health, Depart. of Environmental Health Sciences.

1992-1996:  Research Assistant II, The Univ. of Connecticut, Depart. of Marine Sciences.

1996-2003:  Graduate Research Assistant, The Univ. of Connecticut, Dept. of Marine Sciences.

2003-2006: Post-doctoral Scholar/Investigator, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Dept. of Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry.

2006-2010: Assistant Scientist, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Dept. of Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry.

2010-2014: Associate Scientist w/o Tenure, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Dept. of Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry.

2014-current: Assistant/Associate Professor, University of California, Santa Cruz, Dept. of Ocean Sciences.

 

Teaching Interests

The Oceans (OS 01)

Aquatic Chemistry (OS 120)

Topics in Marine Geochemistry (290C) - Metallomics/Low Oxygen