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Christoper A Ottinger

Chris is a Research Fish Biologist at the USGS Eastern Ecological Science Center in Kearneysville, WV

Comparative Immunologist.  Primary focus: Environmentally induced immunomodulation and disease susceptibility 


Professional Experience

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Environmental Sciences, School of Marine Science, Virginia Institute of Marine Sciences, College of William and Mary.

  • Canadian Government Laboratory Visiting Fellow, Division of Marine Biology,Institute for Marine Biosciences, Canadian National Research Council.

Education and Certifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Biology, 1994, University of North Dakota

  • Master of Science, Biology, 1989, California State University, Chico

  • Bachelor of Arts, Biology, 1984; California State University, Chico

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