research coordinator

mr. michael mccallister

Mike McCallister is the Research Coordinator for the HBOI Fish Ecology Program, working under Dr. Matt Ajemian. Mike joined the Fish Ecology Program from the FWC Finfish lab in Marathon, FL, where he studied the ecology of tropical reef fishes; primarily snappers, groupers, and lionfish.  Mike earned his BS in Marine Science and Biology from the University of Miami in 2007 and his MSc in Biology from the University of North Florida in Jacksonville, FL in 2012.  Mike’s research has focused on the habitat use, foraging ecology, predator-prey interactions, and movement ecology of elasmobranchs and commercially and recreationally important teleost fishes.

Mike's CV