Matthew Oliver

Matthew Oliver

Patricia and Charles Robertson Distinguished Professor of Marine Science and Policy

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


  • School of Marine Science and Policy
  • Department of Geography and Spatial Sciences



  • Ph.D., Oceanography, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University, 2006
  • M.S., Biology, Highest Honors, California Polytechnic State University, 2001
  • B.S., Ecology and Systematic Biology, Summa Cum Laude, California Polytechnic State University, 1999
  • A.A., Natural Sciences, Honors, Cerritos College, 1996


Research Interests

Phytoplankton oceanography; biogeography; remote sensing; ocean observing; phytoplankton physiology; biotelemetry; marine conservation; spatial ecology; polar marine ecosystems



See Google Scholar for a list of my published works


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Curriculum Vitae

Robotic Discovery Laboratories

Ocean Exploration, Remote Sensing, Biogeography (ORB) Lab

American Geophysical Union American Fisheries Society