Susan Williams

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Evolution and Ecology

Offices and Labs

Bodega Marine Lab, Box 247 Bodega Bay, CA 94923
+1 707 875 2211


1981 PhD Botany & Marine Biology University of Maryland
1977 MS Biological Oceanography University of Alaska
1972 BS Biology University of Michigan


Distinguished Service Award, Coastal & Estuarine Research Federation, 2013
Outstanding Leadership Honor, Coastal & Estuarine Research Federation, 2011
Distinguished Public Scholarly Service Award, UCD, 2010
Outstanding Mentor, Consortium for Women in Research, UCD, 2009
President, Coastal & Estuarine Research Federation, 2009
American Association for the Advancement of Science, Elected Fellow, 2006
California Academy of Sciences, Elected Fellow, 2003
Aldo Leopold Leadership Fellow, 2000
CALCOAST Coastal Achievement Award, Southern California CaulerpaAction Team, 2001
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Fellow, 1997
Outstanding Biology Faculty, San Diego State University, 1993
Outstanding Student in Oceanography, University of Alaska, 1975

Department and Center Affiliations

Bodega Marine Laboratory


EVE 12 Life in the Sea
EVE 101 Introduction to Ecology
EVE 111 Marine Environ Issues
ECL 214 Marine Ecology