Western Washington University, Department of Biology, Bellingham, WA 98225-9160
(360) 650-3653, email@example.com; http://biol.wwu.edu/mbel
Postgraduate Researcher, University of California Santa Cruz. 1998-2001. Application of models to the
dive behavior of large whales. PIs: Don Croll and Bernie Tershy.
Ph.D., Wildlife & Fisheries Sciences, Texas A&M University. 1997. Interspecific interactions between
dolphins and sharks at Isla del Coco, Costa Rica. Advisor: Bernd Würsig.
Biól. Mar., Universidad Autónoma de Baja California Sur, Mexico. (B.Sc. Mar. Biol.). 1989. Behavior
of bottlenose dolphins in an estuarine system. Advisors: Luis Fleischer and Jorge Urbán-Ramírez.
Associate Professor in Biology and Science Education, Western Washington University. 2007-present.
Assistant Professor in Biology and Science Education, Western Washington University. 2002-2007.
Research Fellow, University of California Santa Cruz. 2001-present.
Senior Aquatic Educator & Research Associate, California Academy of Sciences. 2001-2002.
Associate Faculty, School for Field Studies. 1989.
SELECTED HONORS AND AWARDS
2010 Who's Who in America.
2009 Special Merit Award, Western Washington University.