Department Faculty

Jonathan Zehr
  • Title
    • Distinguished Professor
  • Division Physical & Biological Sciences
  • Department
    • Ocean Sciences Department
    • Institute of Marine Sciences
  • Phone
    831-459-4009
  • Email
  • Fax
    831-459-4882
  • Website
  • Office Location
    • A438 Earth & Marine Sciences
  • Mail Stop Ocean Sciences
  • Faculty Areas of Expertise Oceanography, Microbiology, Genomics, Molecular Biology, Marine Biology, Biology
  • Courses Taught OCEA 101 The Marine Environment, OCEA 118/218 Marine Microbial Ecology, OCEA 118L/218L Marine Microbial Ecology Lab

Summary of Expertise

Ph.D. in Ecology-Limnology, University of California, Davis
B.S. in Biology, Western Washington University

Research Interests

Aquatic microbial ecology; biological oceanography

Honors, Awards and Grants

American Academy of Microbiology, 2009-present
Gordon and Betty Moore Investigator in Marine Microbiology, 2004-2012
Editorial Board of Applied and Environmental Microbiology, the American Society of Microbiology, 1998-2000
Distinguished Visiting Lecturer, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 1996
National Research Council Research Associateship, 1985-1986
Jastro-Shields Research Fellowship, University of California, Davis, California, 1983
National Science Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship, 1981-1984
Outstanding Student in Biology, Western Washington University, 1981

Selected Publications

Publications

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