Mary E Whalen

Web site creation and maintenance; computer graphics; fisheries population biology; data management; fish and wildlife biological statistics and data analysis.

Biography

Education and/or Training

  • M.S.    1993     University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK     Fisheries
  • A.A.    1985     Kenai Peninsula College, Soldotna, AK                Computers & Business
  • B.S.     1980     Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI         Fisheries & Wildlife

Areas of Specialization and/or Research Interests

Web site creation and maintenance; computer graphics; fisheries population biology; data management; fish and wildlife biological statistics and data analysis.

Professional Experience

  • 2001-present       Fish & Wildlife Biologist (Information Specialist)     USGS, Alaska Science Center                  Anchorage, AK
  • 1997-2001           Fish & Wildlife Biologist                                         USGS, Alaska Biological Science Center  Anchorage, AK
  • 1994-1997           Fisheries Biologist                                                  National Biological Service, Alaska Science Center   Anchorage, AK
  • 1993-1994           Fisheries Biologist                                                   U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service                      Anchorage, AK
  • 1984-1993           Fish Biologist I                                                         Alaska Department of Fish & Game         Anchorage, Soldotna, & Kodiak, AK
  • 1981-1984           Fish Technician III                                                    Alaska Department of Fish & Game          Anchorage, Cordova, & Seldovia, AK
  • 1980                     Volunteer Assistant Fisheries Biologist                     U.S. Forest Service                                   Seward, AK
  • 1979                      Research Assistant II                                               Michigan State University                        Ludington, MI
  • 1977-1979            Lab Attendant I                                                        Michigan State University                       East Lansing, MI

Honors and/or Awards

  • Star Award - 2013, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2004, 2002, 1998
  • Time-Off Award - 2017, 2016, 2012, 2011, 2010, 1996
  • Best Poster Award, Alaska Chapter American Fisheries Society Meeting - 1995
  • On-the-Spot Award - 1995

Websites of Interest

https://alaska.usgs.gov