Michelle Fournet

Position: Graduate Research Assistant

Year hired: 2013

Specialty:
Field studies of acoustic behavioral ecology, animal communication, humpback whales

Research: My research interests are in animal communication, the impact of anthropogenic noise on animal behavior, and inter-species interactions. I work primarily with cetaceans, but I am generally interested in using acoustics to investigate questions of applied ecological significance and to disseminate science to the greater public.

Organizations:
Student member of the Acoustical Society of America (ASA)
Student member of the Society for Marine Mammalogy (SMM)

Office address: Hatfield Marine Science Center, RSF 150 Newport, OR 97365, USA

Office phone:+1-907-723-2752

Office fax: +1-541-867-3907

Email address: Michelle.fournet[@]oregonstate.edu

Mailing address:
Hatfield Marine Science Center
2030 SE Marine Science Drive
Newport, OR 97365, USA

Degrees:
2006: BFA Theatre Arts, Boston University
2014: MS Marine Resource Management, Oregon State University

Personal interest:
Gardening, hiking, by pups Vista and Luna

Hometown: Birmingham, Alabama

Other: mfournet.wordpress.com