Samuel Urmy

Postdoctoral Fellow

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

7700 Sandholdt Road

Moss Landing, CA 95039

Phone: (831) 775-1802


Samuel earned his PhD in Marine and Atmospheric Sciences from Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY.  Samuel’s thesis:  Quantitative foraging ecology of terns at Great Gull Island, New York: Theory, models, and remote sensing of collective behavior in a dynamic habitat  Additionally, he holds a Master’s Degree in Aquatic and Fishery Sciences from the University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

Samuel has received several honors and fellowships, including the Stony Brook University SoMAS J.R. Schubel Graduate Fellowship; a Stony Brook University Graduate Council Fellowship; and UW Aquatic & Fisheries Sciences Victor and Tamara Loosanof Endowed Fellowship.