Specialties: Ocean Education
CSUMB Faculty Liaison since 2015
Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Science and Environmental Policy, CSU Monterey Bay
Kerry Nickols received her PhD in Marine Ecology from UC Davis. Dr. Nickols is an interdisciplinary marine scientist and integrates ecology and oceanography to address environmental issues such as marine protected area design and climate change. She is particularly interested in how water column processes control the abundance and variability of marine organisms. She teaches Marine Conservation Biology and Biological-Physical Oceanography.