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Details of Assoc. Prof. J. Michael Williamson   


Gender male
Job title Associate Prof./Principal Investigator WhaleNet
Department Science
Wheelock College & Mingan Island Cetacean Study, WhaleNet ( MICS)
200 The Riverway Boston MA 02215-4176
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 978/468-4699
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Website http://whale.wheelock.edu
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Degree Environmental Science
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology , Biological Oceanography, Marine Ecology
Research Activities Satellite Tagging of Marine Organisms (whales, seal, porpises, turtles) Blue Whale Research, Whale Research

Marine Science Education (all levels)
Research Region 36, Gulf of St. Lawrence, Gulf of Maine, Western Australia
Skills/Expertise Marine Mammal Biology (Blue, Humpback) Photo-Identification of individuals of a species. Marine Science Education (all levels)
Comments Educator, Consultant, Researcher
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Assoc. Prof. J. Michael WILLIAMSON)

Fioravanti-Score, A. , Sarah V. Mitchell, and J. Michael Williamson . Use of Satellite Telemetry Technology to Enhance Research and Education in the Protection of Loggerhead Sea Turtles, 19th annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, 1999.
Williamson, J. Michael & Heather Serrill. The World of Whales, Dolphins, and Porpoises, Interdisciplinary Curriculum Units for Pre-K through High School, Wheelock College, 1993.
Sears, R., J. Michael Williamson,and Frederick Wenzel. Photographic Identification of the Blue Whale (Balaenoptera musculus) in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Canada. Rep. Int. Whal. Comm (Special Issue 12), SC/A88/ID23, Cambridge, England, 1990.
Williamson, J. Michael & Richard Sears. CURRENT FINDINGS IN BLUE WHALE RESEARCH UTILIZING NEW RESEARCH TECHNIQUES, Presented 48th Annual Eastern New England Biological Conference, April, 1989.
Sears, Richard & J.M. Williamson. THE PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION OF INDIVIDUAL BLUE WHALES (Balaenoptera Musculus) IN THE SEA OF CORTES. Presented - Sixth Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals, 1985.
Williamson, J.M. WhaleNet - Interactive Education and Research Utilizing Advanced Technologies. Marine Technology Society Journal Vol 32(1):106-017, 1998.

Group(s): GLODIR
Created: 1999-07-11 Last Updated: 2011-09-21 by J. Michael WILLIAMSON