Hawaii Institute of Marine BiologyPresentation Transcript
Hawaii Institute of Marine Biology Jo-Ann Leong Director Photo by Brian Daniel Strategic Plan 2008
Who are we and what make us special?
7 tenured, 5 tenure track
3 Professors, 4 Researchers.
3 Assoc. & 10 Asst. Res.
Oceans & Human Health
Coral Reef Ecosystem Function
2005-2010 Strategic Plan
Mission: HIMB is the flagship institution for UH, Hawai‘i, and the US for facilitation and support of multi-disciplinary research and education in all aspects of tropical marine biology. Its unique location on Mokuoloe with ready access to estuarine, coastal and offshore environments promotes the integration and excellent laboratory science and rigorous field work
June 15, 2004 Bellows Field
2005-2010 Objectives of Strategic Plan
Become global leader in tropical marine biology research.
Foster interdisciplinary research & education in tropical marine biology.
Build HIMB docent program and develop our outreach activities to enhance stewardship of our marine environment.
Obtain funds for new laboratories and the remodel of current laboratories