designed for high school students and recent graduates
Malia is a faculty specialist who leads the HIMB Science Inquiry Education Program. She primarily works with high school level students and recent graduates nearing the transition to possible college careers.
Mark is a faculty specialist who directs the HIMB Community Education Program. CEP runs educational tours of HIMB and offers hands-on labs for schools and community groups.
Christine studies the elasmobranch electrosensory array of the scalloppped hammershead shark. She is dedicated to science education, using her skills as a researcher to teach students the process of scientific inquiry and investigation. Christine has been a lead instructor and mentor since 2013 for the high school inquiry lab fieldtrips and summer program.
Shimi completed her doctorate at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa's Department of Oceanography. Her research examines the diversity of small eukaryotic phytoplankton and their role in carbon cycling. Shimi joined the program in 2015 and currently works with students in the HIMB REMS summer course and related marine science pathway programs.
Hoaka recently completed his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. He is working along side HIMB graduate students and science interns, co-teaching the high school inquiry lab fieldtrip program and conducting research on collector urchin spawning and mortality.
Kelsey in an undergraduate in Marine Biology at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. She is an alumni of the HIMB REMS summer program and currently is working with the Hawaiian bobtail squid, focusing on husbandry and behavior.
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