John Piatt, Ph.D.

Breeding biology and feeding ecology of seabirds, marine ecosystems, fisheries, oil pollution, marine mammals, forage fish, oceanography, the Alcidae, Bering Sea studies, and Gulf of Alaska studies.

Biography

Education

Ph.D.           1987        Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John, Newfoundland, Canada          Marine Biology
B.S. (Hons.) 1977       Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John, Newfoundland, Canada           Biochemistry

Professional Experience

1987 - Present         Research Wildlife Biologist, USGS, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska
1980 - 1987             Research Associate, Graduate Student, Newfoundland Institute for Cold Ocean Science, Memorial University St. John, Newfoundland, Canada

Professional Activities and/or Memberships

Affiliate Professor, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Review Editor, Marine Ecology Progress Series
Pacific Seabird Group