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People of IARC: Georgina Gibson

A Research Assistant Professor at UAF and IARC since 2009, Georgina Gibson studied Marine Biology and Oceanography at the University of Wales, Bangor and received her PhD in Biological Oceanography from UAF in 2004. Dr. Gibson’s work uses computational modeling to understand and predict changes in marine ecosystems, particularly in organisms at lower trophic levels. Gibson maintains an active service profile as a judge of science competitions at the local and national levels.

To UAF oceanographer Hauri, communication matters

By Nate Bauer  |  IARC researcher Claudine Hauri recognizes the struggle to communicate about complex scientific concepts. Take, for example, “ocean acidification.” “That’s the simplest way we’ve found for talking about the issue,” she said, “and even that term has big problems. Strictly speaking, the ocean will never be wholly acidic. The consequences of that…

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