Department Faculty

Carl Lamborg
  • Title
    • Associate Professor
  • Division Physical & Biological Sciences Division
  • Department
    • Ocean Sciences Department
  • Phone
    831-459-2908
  • Email
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • Earth & Marine Sciences, A442
    • Lab, E&MS C558
  • Mail Stop Ocean Sciences
  • Mailing Address
    • Ocean Sciences, 1156 High St
    • Santa Cruz CA 95064
  • Faculty Areas of Expertise Oceanography, Marine Sciences, Pollution, Geochemistry
  • Courses OS 01, OS 120, OS 150, OS 213, OS 250, OS 290C
  • Advisees, Grad Students, Researchers Xinyun Cui, Nettie Calvin, Katlin L Bowman

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, 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)

Field and Lab Methods in Aquatic Science (OS 150/250)

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