MBARI creates and globally scales the visionary technologies required to explore, map, and understand our changing ocean.
Resources for educators, students, and anyone aspiring to learn how science and technology brings us closer to the ocean.
Integrate MBARI data with lesson plans and workshops.
Discover deep-sea critters, including exclusive footage and info.
Dive into topics about ocean health and its fascinating features.
Explore deep-sea observations with this interactive guide.
Learn about the MLML/MBARI Research Library at SJSU.
Access more educational resources from the teams at MBARI.
MBARI is a non-profit oceanographic research center advancing marine science and engineering to understand our changing ocean.
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Meet our staff, leadership, and board of directors.
Find job openings and postdoc and internship opportunities.
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See upcoming seminars, lectures, and public events.
Access the latest annual reports and financial information.
Explore MBARI’s rich history spanning over three decades.
Get media-specific information and assets.
Find the latest job openings and join the team.
Learn about our summer internship program.
Meet our leadership and staff.
Discover deep-sea critters of all types.
Search MBARI’s library of data.
Learn about our technologies.
Lynn Orr, Ph.D., Vice ChairmanFormer Under Secretary for Science and EnergyU.S. Department of Energy
Julie Packard, ChairExecutive Director, Monterey Bay Aquarium
Barbara P. Wright, SecretaryPartner, Finch Montgomery Wright LLP
Christopher Scholin, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive OfficerMonterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Ned BarnholtChairman, President, CEO, Agilent Technologies (Retired)
Joel S. Birnbaum, Ph.D.Senior Vice-President, Research and DevelopmentDirector, HP Laboratories (Retired)Hewlett-Packard Company
Christopher BurnettSan Francisco Culinary Ventures LLC
Nancy BurnettHonorary Trustee EmeritusThe David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Curtis Collins, Ph.D.Professor Emeritus, Department of OceanographyNaval Postgraduate School
Dona CrawfordAssociate Director for Computation EmeritusLawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Susan Hackwood, Ph.D.Executive Director (Retired)California Council on Science and Technology
Eric O. Hartwig, Ph.D.Associate Director of Research (Retired)Naval Research Laboratory
G. Ross Heath, Ph.D.Dean Emeritus, College of Ocean and Fishery SciencesProfessor Emeritus, School of OceanographyUniversity of Washington
George N. Somero, Ph.D.Associate DirectorDavid and Lucile Packard Professor of Marine SciencesHopkins Marine StationStanford University
Jyotika VirmaniExecutive DirectorSchmidt Ocean Institute
John ZickerChief Data ScientistconDati
Lisa D. White, Ph.D.Director of Education and OutreachUC Museum of PaleontologyUniversity of California, Berkeley