Mote Marine Laboratory and Aquarium - Sarasota, Florida

STAFF

The full-time science, education, marine ops, maintenance, and administrative staff at TRL are available to assist visiting scientists and educators.


David Vaughan, PhD .... Director, Tropical Research Laboratory
Robert Etti ..................Office/Housing Manager
Mark Knowles ..............Facilities Maintenance

Erich Bartels .............. Staff Scientist, Coral Reef Science and Monitoring
Cory Walter.................Staff Biologist, Coral Reef Science and Monitoring
Christopher Page...........Staff Biologist, Coral Restoration






Adjunct Scientists 
Center for Coral Reef Research: 
          Esther C. Peters, Ph.D. (George Mason University, Virginia) 
          Rudiger Bieler, Ph.D. (Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, IL)

 

Center for Fisheries Enhancement: 
          Ken Nedimyer (SeaLife Inc., Florida)
          Martin Moe (Green Turtle Publications)

 

Center for Shark Research: 
          Jeffery C. Carrier, Ph.D. (Albion College, Michigan) 
          Michael Heithaus, Ph.D. (Florida International University) 

TRL HOME | FACILITIES | MARINE OPS | RESEARCH | EDUCATION | GENERAL INFO


Mote Marine Laboratory - Tropical Research Laboratory
24244 Overseas Highway, Summerland Key, Florida 33042
(305)745-2729 - (305) 745-2730(FAX) - TRL-info@mote.org

TRL is a fully equipped marine research and education facility, with housing, vessels, dry labs, raceways and tanks, SCUBA support, and more.

Marine Ops and SCUBA Support Staff

Research and Science Staff

Administration and Maintenance Staff