Specialties: Ocean Education
Stanford Liaison From Spring 2017, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kristen is a 2nd year PhD student at Stanford University where she seeks to understand how stakeholders in communities dependent on coastal resources will adapt and maintain resiliency in the face of climate change and other environmental challenges. Her dissertation work specifically focuses on access to subsistence marine resources in the Northwest Arctic Alaska and the use of local knowledge in management. Prior to her PhD, she completed a Master's degree in Marine Science at Moss Landing Marine Labs and worked for the Alaska Department of Fish and Game designing fisheries management strategies and communicating fisheries policies to commercial fishermen.