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Alexis Walker


Marine Biology
College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences
Irving II Room 139 & WRRB Room 214
Fairbanks, AK 99709
University of California, Santa Cruz
B.Sc. (Hons) (Marine Science)
I once was a scientific diver who studied benthic invertebrates. I am avid deep-sea ecology enthusiast I have been continually lured towards microscopic organisms.
Research Overview
Genomic and experimental investigations of marine sediment microbes in the Arctic
Current Research Projects
  • Sequencing my away across the Pacific arctic seafloor and exploring the crude oil biodegradation potential of Arctic marine sediment microbes
Awards / Honors
  • AMSS poster 2016
  • The Dieter Family Marine Science Research Scholarship 2016
  • CMI Student Grant 2016
  • Frances and Alfred Baker Memorial Scholarship 2017
  • CMI Full Grant 2017
Student Internships:
  • MBARI 2011
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