Cynthia D. Trowbridge
B.A. Biological Sciences, Cornell University
Ph.D. Zoology, Oregon State University
Cynthia D. Trowbridge has been fascinated with tidepools, beach drift, and marine life for the past forty years. Her educational background includes a B.A. from Cornell University and a Ph.D. from Oregon State University. She has conducted ecological research on seaweeds and invertebrates in nine countries, including her current work in the UK, Ireland, and Japan. Her specialties include the feeding ecology of herbivorous sea slugs (sacoglossans) and the problem of invasive seaweeds. She teaches marine-oriented field courses for university students, state park staff, and the general public. Cynthia is the currently serving as an Associate Editor of the Journal of Marine Biology of the U.K. and Marine Biodiversity Records.
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