23 June - 12 July 2008
Dr. Margaret McManus, University of California Santa Cruz/University of Hawaii
Dr. Jack Barth, Oregon State University
Dr. Libe Washburn, University of California Santa Barbara
Dr. Pete Raimondi, University of California Santa Cruz
This 7-credit graduate-level class will focus on how physical oceanographic processes influence marine ecosystems.
This course will be divided into three sections:
We will follow the most recent edition of Mann and Lazier’s textbook, "Dynamics of Marine Ecosystems: Biological-Physical Interactions in the Oceans (3rd Edition)," 2005, Blackwell Publishing, 512 pp.
This intensive, 3-week, 6-days-per-week course will feature classroom, computer, laboratory, and field experiences. Students will be offered accommodations in apartments with full kitchen facilities. Some meals will be provided; most will be the students' responsibility. Financial support may be available for tuition and lodging.
Applications due 1 March 2008. Notification will be by 1 April 2008.
To apply, send (1) a curriculum vitae and (2) statement of interest to: