Professor, Research Associate. July 2009 – Current. Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program, Schoolof Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, UAF.
Professor, Research Assistant. March 2004 – July 2009. Alaska Sea Grant Marine Advisory Program,School of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, UAF.
Instructor, SCUBA. August 2005 – Current. Professional Association of Dive Instructors.
Instructor, Commercial and Recreational Marine Safety. March 2004 – Current. Alaska Marine Safety Education Association.
Regional Response Coordinator. March 2004 – Current. Marine Mammal Stranding Response Network.
Helicopter Pilot and Platoon leader. 1996 – 1999. United States Army, Vicenza, Italy.
Ph.D (student). Marine Biology. 2009 – current. University of Alaska at Fairbanks. Dissertation topic: Seasonal ecology and life-history of giant Pacific octopus in the Bering Sea.
M.S. Marine Biology. 2000 - 2003. University of Alaska at Fairbanks. Thesis topic: The chemosensoryabilities and foraging activities of the seastar Pycnopodia helianthoides.
B.S. Environmental Science/ Systems Eng. 1991-1995. United States Military Academy West Point.