Leadership Profiles

The staff members overseeing day-to-day operations and supporting the goals of the director and the institution.

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Margaret Leinen in red jacket with Scripps Pier and ocean in background.

Margaret Leinen 

Director of Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Vice Chancellor and Dean for Marine Sciences

 

 

 

 

Doug Bartlett

 

BARTLETT, DOUGLAS

Deputy Director for Research and Associate Vice Chancellor for Marine Sciences

 

 

 

 

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CALLAGHAN, PATRICK

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Finance & Operations

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kathleen Ritzman

RITZMAN, KATHLEEN

Assistant Director, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

 

 

 

 

 

Bruce Appelgate aboard research vessel Sally Ride

APPELGATE, BRUCE

Associate Director, Ship Operations and Marine Technical Support (SOMTS)

 

 

 

 

 

Christopher Charles

CHARLES, CHRISTOPHER

Associate Dean of Marine Sciences

 

 

 

 

 

 

Peter Franks

FRANKS, PETER

SIO Department Chair and Deputy Director for Education

 

 

 

 

 

 

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AUZENNE, KEIARA

Director of Diversity Initiatives

 

 

 

 

Jeff Gee

GEE, JEFFREY

Program Director, Geosciences of Earth, Oceans, and Planets (GEO)

 

 

 

 

 

Ryan Hechinger

HECHINGER, RYAN

Program Director, Ocean Biosciences (OBP)

 

 

 

 

 

Falk Feddersen

FEDDERSEN, FALK

Program Director, Climate-Oceans-Atmosphere (COAP)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Sarah Gille

GILLE, SARAH

SIO Department Vice Chair

 

 

 

 


 

 

Lihini Aluwihare in lab

ALUWIHARE, LIHINI

Section Head, Earth

 

 

 

 

 

 

Art Miller

MILLER, ART

Section Head, Oceans and Atmosphere

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paul Jensen

JENSEN, PAUL

Section Head, Biology

 

 

 

 

 

 

HELLING, HARRY

Executive Director, Birch Aquarium at Scripps

 

 

 

 

 

Helen Fricker

Fricker, Helen

SIO Faculty Chair

 

 

 

 

 

David Hanses

HANSES, DAVID

Executive Director of Development

 

 

 

 

 

Lauren Wood

WOOD, LAUREN

Director of Strategic Communications