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Endowed Chair in Ecosystems and Modeling

The endowed chair in Ecosystems and Modeling concentrates on how organisms control and regulate marine ecosystems and coastal environments; research that is critical in guiding resource management decisions concerning the relationship between humans and the environment.

As part of his research, Montagna develops strategies to maintain bay productivity and health. He shares his expertise with a broad range of organizations and has initiated conferences and events on freshwater inflow into the Gulf of Mexico ecosystems. 

Dr. Paul Montagna

Dr. Paul Montagna
Appointment 2006-Present