Kathryn Coyne

Kathryn Coyne

Associate Professor

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


  • School of Marine Science and Policy
  • Delaware Sea Grant College Program



  • Ph.D., Biochemistry, University of Delaware, 1997
  • B.S., Chemistry, University of Delaware, 1986
  • A.A.S., Biology, SUNY Morrisville Ag. and Tech. College, 1979


Research Interests

Molecular ecology and genetics of microalgal species; harmful algal blooms; microbial transcriptomics; climate change; microbial diversity; Antarctic desert ecosystems



See Google Scholar for a list of my published works


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Curriculum Vitae

Microbial Ecology Research Laboratory

Interstate Technology & Regulatory Council (ITRC), Strategies for Preventing and Managing Harmful Cyanobacterial Blooms (HCBs), Nutrient Management Team Leader

Bioinformatics Affiliated Faculty for the Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (CBCB)

Scientific and Technical Advisory Committee, Delaware Center for the Inland Bays (CIB)

Phycological Society of America, Member

International Society for the Study of Harmful Algae, Member

Atlantic Estuarine Research Society, Member