Fellowship Winners
2001-2002 Award Winner
Jean Marcus

The J.H. Stewart Reid Memorial Fellowship selection committee has awarded Jean Marcus, a PhD student in Biology, with the Fellowship for 2001-2002.

Ms. Marcus received a BA in German from Queen's University, and a BSc in Marine Biology from Dalhousie University. She is currently enrolled in the PhD program in Biology at the University of Victoria.

Ms. Marcus research focuses on the community ecology of deep-sea hydrothermal vents. Through her work, Ms. Marcus is improving statistical techniques for survey data analyses, discovering new species, and enabling more accurate predictions of future volcanic eruptions and their effect on established vent communities.