David Kirchman

David Kirchman

Maxwell P. and Mildred H. Harrington Professor of Marine Studies

Office Location
222 Cannon Lab
1044 College Drive
Lewes, DE 19958


  • School of Marine Science and Policy



  • Ph.D., Environmental Engineering (Microbiology), Harvard University, 1982
  • M.S., Environmental Engineering, Harvard University, 1979
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Sigma, Biology, Lawrence University, 1976


Research Interests

Marine microbial ecology; relationships between microbial diversity and function; role of microbes in the carbon cycle



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Curriculum Vitae

Francis Alison Professor