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Lauren Mullineaux

Lauren Mullineaux

Department Chair


Senior Scientist

Office Phone: +1 508 289 2898

Fax: +1 508 457 2134

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WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 34

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050


B.A. Pomona College, 1980, Biology
M.S. University of California, San Diego, 1984, Earth Sciences
Ph.D. Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 1987, Oceanography

Research Interests

Ecology of benthic communities
Larval dispersal and retention in flow
Population connectivity
Deep-sea biology (especially seamounts and hydrothermal vents)

Courses Taught

7.47 Biological Oceanography
12.754 Communicating Ocean Sciences
7.435 Topics in Benthic Biology