Laura Murray


Ph.D., 1983, Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Research Interests

  • marsh and seagrass ecology
  • plant responses to ecological variables

Current research projects


  • Murray, L. Learning Geoscience by doing Geoscience. American Geophysical Journal, Eos (featured article). Vol. 96, No. 13. 15 July 205. Pp. 16-20
  • Murray, L., C. Gurbisz, D. Gibson, J. Woerner, T. Carruthers. 2012. Collaborative Partnerships Help Bridge the Gap between Science and Educaiton. American Geophysical Journal, Eos. Vol. 93, No. 49, 4 December 2012.
  • Murray, L. and C. Gurbisz. 2012. Learning Research through Science. Journal of Information Technology and Application in Education. September, Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp. 105-107
  • Gurbisz, C., L. Murray, D. Hinkle, B. Crump. 2011. Invisible World: Exploring Microscopic Life in the Ocean. Green Ocean. Issue 92, Spring 2011
  • Testa, J., C. Gurbisz, L. Murray, W. Gray, J. Bosch, C. BUrrell, and W. M. Kemp. 2010. Investigating Dead Zones in Aquatic Ecosystems: Surfacing a Mystery of the Deep. The Science Teacher. February 2010.