Thesis Defense


Caroline Tribble

Tuesday, March 21, 2023, at 12:00 PM

MRRI Auditorium at Fort Johnson

“Enhancing interpretation of Cetacean acoustic monitoring: investigating factors that influence vocalization patterns of common Bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in an urbanized estuary, Charleston Harbor, South Carolina, USA”

Defense Chair: Dr. Allan Strand

Advisor: Dr. Eric Montie

Committee members: Dr. Melissa Hughes, Dr. Brian Balmer, Dr. Patricia Fair


Gautam Ghosh

Monday, March 27, 2023, at 08:30 AM

MRRI Auditorium at Fort Johnson

“Identification of candidate protein biomarkers associated with domoic acid toxicosis in cerebrospinal fluid of California Sea Lions (Zalophus californianus)”

Defense Chair: Dr. Giacomo DiTullio

Advisor: Dr. Michael Janech

Committee members: Mr. Wayne McFee, Dr. Marie DeLorenzo, Dr. Benjamin Neely