Cetacean Research Program Contact Information

NOAA IRC
Attn: NMFS/PIFSC/PSD/Cetacean Research Program
1845 Wasp Boulevard, Building 176
Honolulu, HI 96818
Phone: (808) 725-5360

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Cetacean Research Program

  • Erin Oleson, PhD - Lead Scientist, Research Ecologist
    Contact: (808) 725-5712 erin.oleson@noaa.gov
  • Marie Hill - JIMAR Cetacean Program Leader (J)
    Contact: (808) 725-5710 marie.hill@noaa.gov
  • Erik Norris - Field Operations Lead (J)

Cetacean Assessment

  • Amanda Bradford, PhD - Research Ecologist
    Contact: (808) 725-5714 amanda.bradford@noaa.gov
  • Kymberly Yano - Cetacean Research Associate (J)
  • Andrea Bendlin - Cetacean Specialist (C)
  • Adam Ü - Cetacean Specialist (C)

Cetacean Acoustics

  • Ann Allen, PhD - Research Ecologist
    Contact: (808) 725-5506 ann.allen@noaa.gov
  • Karlina Merkens, PhD - Cetacean Acoustician (C)
  • Ali Bayless - Cetacean Bioacoustician (J)
  • Pollyanna Fisher-Pool - Bioacoustic Technician (C)
  • Yvonne Barkley - Graduate Research Assistant (J)

Notes:
(C) - denotes Contractor
(J) - denotes Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research (JIMAR) Employee