Jeff Guyon

NOAA National Centers of Coastal Ocean Science

Address: Hollings Marine Lab, 331 Fort Johnson Road, Charleston, SC 29412
Phone: 843.460.9783


Ph.D., 2000, University of Notre Dame
B.S., 1987, United States Coast Guard Academy

Research Interests

Current and planned research projects


  • Urawa, S, Irvine, J.R., Kim, J.K., Volk, E.C., Zavolokin, A.V., Azumaya, T., Beacham, T.D., Bugaev, A.V., Farley, E.V., Guyon, J.R., Kim, S.G., Kishi, M.J., Klovach, N., Koval, M.V., Lee, D.H., Naydenko, S.V., Oxman, D.S., Saito, T., Sato, S., Saunders, M., Temnykh, O.S., Tompkins, A., Trudel, M., Volobuev, V.V., Warheit, K.I., and N. D. Davis (2017) Forecasting Pacific Salmon Production in a Changing Climate: A Review of the 2011-2015 NPAFC Science Plan. North PacificAnadromous Fish Commission Bulletin 6 (in press).
  • Michael R. Garvin, William D. Templin, Anthony J. Gharrett, Nick DeCovich, Christine M. Kondzela, Jeffrey R. Guyon, Megan V. McPhee. (2017). Potentially adaptive mitochondrial haplotypes as a tool to identify divergent nuclear loci. Methods in Ecology and Evolution. 8: 821–834. DOI: 10.1111/2041-210X.12698
  • Kondzela, C.M., Whittle, J.A., Marvin, C.T., Murphy, J.M., Howard, K.G., Farley, E.V. Jr, Templin, W.D., Borba, B.M., and J.R. Guyon. (2017) Inter-annual distribution of Yukon River juvenile chum salmon in the eastern Bering Sea. North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission Bulletin 6. (accepted – in press).
  • Richardson, D.E., Marancik, K.E., Guyon, J.R., Lutcavage, M.E., Galuardi, B., Walsh, H.J., Wildes, S., Yates, D.A., and J.A. Hare. (2016) Discovery of a new spawning ground reveals diverse migration strategies in Atlantic bluefin tuna (Thunnus thynnus). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 113:3299–3304.
  • Orr, J.W., Wildes, S., Kai, Y., Raring, N., Nakabo, T., Katugin, O., and J. Guyon. (2015) Systematics of North Pacific sand lances of the genus Ammodytes based on molecular and morphological evidence, with the description of a new species from Japan. Fishery Bulletin. 13:129–156. 
  • Garvin, M. R., Kondzela, C. M., Martin, P. C., Finney, B., Guyon, J., Templin, W. D., DeCovich, N., Gilk-Baumer, S. and A.J. Gharrett. (2013), Recent physical connections may explain weak genetic structure in western Alaskan chum salmon (Oncorhynchus keta) populations. Ecology and Evolution. 3: 2362-2377.
  • Vulstek, S. C., Linderoth, T.P., Guyon, J.R., and D.A. Tallmon. (2013) Spatio-temporal population genetic structure and mating system of red king crab (Paralithodes camtschaticus) in Alaska. Journal of Crustacean Biology 33:691-701.
  • McCraney, W. T., Saski, C.A. and Guyon, J.R. (2012) Isolation and characterization of 12 microsatellites for the commercially important sablefish, Anoplopoma fimbria. Conservation Genetics Resources 4:415-417.
  • McCraney, W.T., Farley, E.V., Kondzela, C.M., Naydenko, S.V., Starovoytov, A.N., and J.R. Guyon. (2012) Genetic stock identification of overwintering chum salmon in the North Pacific Ocean. Environmental Biology of Fishes 94:663-668.
  • Farley, E.V., A. Starovoytov, S. Naydenko, R. Heintz, M. Trudel, C. Guthrie, L. Eisner, and J.R. Guyon. (2011) Implications of a warming eastern Bering Sea for Bristol Bay sockeye salmon. ICES Journal of Marine Science 68:1138-46.