Daniel H Monson, Ph.D.

Retrospective and historical data analysis, nearshore ecology of marine systems; predator/prey dynamics; mammalian reproductive biology/ecology; marine food web dynamics and marine mammal foraging ecology; population biology.

Biography

Education

Ph.D.       2009           University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA          Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
M.S.        1995           University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA           Marine Science
B.S.         1983           Luther College, Decorah, IA                                               Biology

Professional Experience

1995 - Present                  Research Wildlife Biologist, USGS, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska
1995, 1996, 1998, 1999   Biologist, University of Minnesota, Antarctic Research Program, McMurdo, Antarctica
1992 - 1995                     Graduate Research Assistant, University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California
1992 - 1995                     Statistical Assistant, NBS, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska
1987 - 1992                     Biological Technician, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Anchorage, Alaska
1985 - 1987                     Research Assistant, University of Minnesota, Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center, Jamestown, North Dakota
1983 - 1985                     Biological Technician, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Kawishawi Field Station, Ely, Minnesota

Professional Activities and/or Memberships

The Wildlife Society
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Ecological Society of America