Anna Pfeiffer-Herbert

Assistant Professor of 
Marine Science

Phone:

609.626.3484

Office:

USC-314

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EDUCATION

Ph.D. in Oceanography, University of Rhode Island
M.S. in Ocean Science, University of California, Santa Cruz
B.A. in Biology, Carleton College

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Neurobiology, Developmental Biology, Stem Cells

COURSES TAUGHT

MARS 2202: Introduction to Oceanography
MARS 3309: Coastal Oceanography
MARS 3107: Data Methods in Marine Science
GNM 2560: The Coastal Ocean


RESEARCH INTERESTS

Estuarine and coastal oceanography, physical-biological interactions

PUBLICATIONS

Pfeiffer-Herbert, A.S., F.G. Prahl, B. Hales, J.A. Lerczak, S.D. Pierce, and M.D. Levine. 2015. High resolution sampling of methane transport in the Columbia River near-field plume: Implications for sources and sinks in a river-dominated estuary. Limnology and Oceanography, doi: 10.1002/lno.10221

Pfeiffer-Herbert, A.S., C.R. Kincaid, D.L. Bergondo, and R.A. Pockalny. 2015. Dynamics of wind-driven estuarine-shelf exchange in the Narragansett Bay estuary. Continental Shelf Research, 105:42-59.

Ullman, D.S., D.L. Codiga, A.S. Pfeiffer-Herbert, and C.R. Kincaid. An anomalous near-bottom cross-shelf intrusion of slope water on the southern New England continental shelf. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 119, doi:10.1002/2013JC009259.

Galindo, H.M., A.S. Pfeiffer-Herbert, M.A. McManus, Y. Chao, F. Chai, and S.R. Palumbi. 2010. Seascape genetics along a steep cline: using genetic patterns to test predictions of marine larval dispersal. Molecular Ecology, 19:3692-3707.

Pfeiffer-Herbert, A.S., M.A. McManus, P. Raimondi, Y. Chao, and F. Chai. 2007. Dispersal of barnacle larvae along the central California coast: a modeling study. Limnology and Oceanography, 52:1559-1569.