College of Science

Department of Marine Science

Faculty Profile: Sherry L. Palacios, Ph.D.

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Title   Assistant Professor
College/Department   Science/Marine Science
Phone   831.582.3657 (email is best)
Research Lab   Biological Oceanography
Program Director   Research Experience for Undergraduates, Ocean Sciences REU
Office Location   Science Research Annex (Building 13), Office 116
Office Hours (SP24)   T 4:30-5:30 pm, W 2:00-3:00 pm
Mailing Address   California State University Monterey Bay, 100 Campus Center, Forest Hall, Seaside, CA 93955
Areas of Expertise   Phytoplankton biodiversity, meso-scale ocean features, remote sensing algorithms, aquatic optics, seagrass biology
Courses Taught   MSCI 270: Introduction to Oceanography, MSCI 370: Biological & Physical Oceanography, MSCI 297 /MSCI 397/ MSCI 497: Independent Research, MSCI 472: Biological Oceanography Projects