Lisa G. Adams, Ph.D.

Paris June 2012






Current Position:

Associate Chair, Scripps Institution of Oceanography Department                            University of California, San Diego

Past Appointments:

Associate Director, Honors Program and Associate Professor of Biology & Biology Education, Ecology, Evolution, and Organismal Biology Department, College of Science and Mathematics, Kennesaw State University  2006 – 2020

Fellowships at Kennesaw State University:

  • ATOMS Fellowship – 2014/2016
  • Sustainability Fellowship – 2017/2018
  • Global Fellowship – 2019/2020


Ph.D. Biology

Major Advisor:  Malcolm Gordon, Ph.D., Professor
Dissertation Topic: Comparative Bioassays of Isogenic and Wildtype Zebrafish (Danio rerio)
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

M.S. Biology

Major Advisor: Frank Awbrey, Ph.D., Professor
Thesis Topic: Behavioral Audiogram of the North American River Otter (Lutra canadensis)
San Diego State University
San Diego, CA