College of Natural and Computational Sciences

K. David Hyrenbach, Ph.D.

Experience

Associate Professor (2013 - present), Hawaii Pacific University

Assistant Professor (2008 - 2013), Hawaii Pacific University

Adjunct Professor (2008 - 2013), Duke University

Visiting Scholar (2005 - 2007), University of Washington, Seattle

Research Scientist (2002 - 2007), Duke University Marine Laboratory

Research Associate (2002 - 2007), Point Reyes Bird Observatory

Postdoctoral Researcher (2001 - 2002), Duke University Marine Laboratory

Postdoctoral Researcher (2001 - 2002), Point Reyes Bird Observatory

Education

Ph.D. Oceanography (2001). Scripps Institution of Oceanography

B.S. Ecology, Behavior & Evolution (1993). University of California San Diego

Current Professional Service

Chair, HPU Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, September 2014 – present.

Member, Hawaiian Monk Sea Recovery Team, July2014 – present.

Faculty Mentor, Marine Science Club (MSC), Hawai’i Pacific University, August  2013 – August 2015.

Chair, Marine Science Masters’ Program (MSMS), Hawai’i Pacific University, August  2013 – August 2014.

Member, WESTPAC Regional Fishery Management Council Protected Species Committee, July 2013 – present.

Chair, HPU Undergraduate Curriculum Committee, January 2009 – September 2011.

Scientific Editor, Public Library of Science (PLoS-1), July 2011 – present.

Member, Federal Marine Protected Area Advisory Committee, July 2010 – June 2014.

Review Editor, Marine Ecology Progress Series.  March 2006 – present.

Publications

Since Coming to HPU (January 2008):

Research News

Spring 2013: Connecting the Currents of Conservation

Summer 2012: Winged Ambassadors program launched

Summer 2008: Check out albatross tracks from Kure Atoll and Cordell Bank

Spring 2011: Shearwater monitoring in O’ahu:  E’lepaio Newsletter