Faculty Directory


The Marine Resource Assessment and Hydrography concentrations involves faculty from biological oceanography and the other disciplines.

Office of the Dean
Name Title Phone Number Location
Tom Frazer Dean, College of Marine Science 727.553.3369

KRC 3109

Biological Oceanography
Name Title Phone Number Location
Cameron Ainsworth Associate Professor 727.553.3373 MSL 213
Mya Breitbart Distinguished University Professor 727.553.3520 KRC 2114
Margaret Mars Brisbin Assistant Professor   727.553.1106 KRC 1108
Dreux Chappell  Associate Professor   727.553.1192 KRC 2110 
Kendra L. Daly Professor 727.553.1041 MSL 220C
Joshua Kilborn  Research Assistant Professor 727.553.3358 MSL 200A
Frank E. Muller-Karger Professor 727.553.3335 KRC 2108
Steve Murawski Research Professor and St. Petersburg Downtown Partnership Peter R. Betzer Endowed Chair 727.553.3367 MSL 118
Ernst B. Peebles Associate Professor 727.553.3983 MSL 218
Brad Seibel Professor 727.553.3403 KRC 1110
Chris Stallings Associate Professor 727.553.3371 MSL 204
Chemical Oceanography
Name Title Phone Number Location
Ana Arellano Assistant Professor of Instruction 727.553.3504 MSL 210A
Kristen N. Buck Associate Research Professor    
Robert H. Byrne Distinguished University Professor 727.553.1508 KRC 2112
Tim Conway Associate Professor 727.553.3408 KRC 1109
Patrick Rafter Assistant Professor    
Isabel C. Romero  Research Assistant Professor 727.553.1152 MSL 206
Weiyi Tang Assistant Professor Starting August 2024  
Geological Oceanography
Name Title Phone Number Location
Jacqueline E. Dixon Professor 727.553.3360 KRC 1107
Pamela Hallock Muller

Distinguished University Professor

727.553.1567 MSL 220A
Cheryl J. Hapke  Research Professor 727.553.1184 MSL 220B
David F. Naar Associate Dean, Professor 727.553.1567 MSL 214
Brad E. Rosenheim Professor 727.552.3354 MSL 217
Amelia Shevenell Professor 727.552.3372 MSL 207
Physical Oceanography
Name Title Phone Number Location
Brian Barnes Research Assistant Professor 727.553.3952 #2 KRC 3124F
Don P. Chambers Professor 727.553.3351 MSL 220
Boris Galperin Associate Professor 727.553.1249 MSL 212
Chuanmin Hu Professor 727.553.3987 MSL 201
Chad Lembke  Research Assistant Professor 727.553.3976 MSW 203
Yonggang Liu  Research Associate Professor 727.553.3508 MSL 200B
Mark E. Luther Associate Professor 727.553.1528 MSL 202
Gary Mitchum Associate Dean, Professor 727.553.3941 MSL 215