Kimberly Kloecker (she/her/hers) is a marine biologist at the Alaska Science Center and is part of the Nearshore Marine Ecosystem Research Program. Her work centers on sea otter behavior, ecology, and health. Kim is involved with USGS Diversity and Inclusion activities and works to involve students, interns, and volunteers in USGS Nearshore research.
1998 - Present Ecologist, USGS, Alaska Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska
1996 - 1998 Statistical Assistant, USGS, Alaska Biological Science Center, Anchorage, Alaska
1993 - 1995 Peace Corps Volunteer, U.S. Peace Corps, Fiji
1992 - 1992 Specialist, R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer Weddell Sea, Antarctica
Education and Certifications
M.S. 1993 University of California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA Marine Science
B.S. 1989 Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI Biology