Professional Preparation

Education & Teaching Experience

Josh speaking to students at the Indiana University Office of Underwater Science
Education
Doctorate in Marine Biology, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego, 2012-Present; 
Dissertation Title: Ecology and Conservation of Mobulid Rays in the Indo-Pacific; GPA 3.860
•Masters in Marine Biology Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego; GPA 3.860, 2015
•Bachelors in Marine Biology, Indiana University, 2010; Thesis Title: Methods for Management: Monitoring
 Marine Resources; GPA 3.781

Teaching Experience
•2015-2016: Guest Lecturer, Elasmobranch biology, ecology and conservation, in UCSD undergraduate course  Life in the Oceans
•2015: Guest Lecturer, Mobulid Rays: biology, cology and conservation, in UCSD Academic Connections
 college preparatory class
Introduction to Marine Biology
•2011: Instructor, Indiana University Office of Underwater Science & Peace Corps: Scientific Diver Training of P.C.  Marine Interest Group
•2009-2010: Adjunct Lecturer, Indiana University Office of Underwater Science: Scientific Diving and Data   
 Collection

Professional Society Memberships
•2014-Present: Society for Conservation Biology
•2013-Present: American Elasmobranch Society
•2010-Present: The Explorers Club

Professional Service
Peer reviewer for: Ecological Applications, Coral Reefs, PLoS ONE, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry
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