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Nanette E. Chadwick
Biological Sciences
Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences and Director of Academic Sustainability Programs for the Office of the Provost

Office: 141 Funchess Hall

101 Rouse Life Sciences Bldg
Auburn University, AL 36849

Phone: (334) 844-8184
Fax: (334) 844-0627



Ph.D. - University of California at Berkeley
B.A. - University of California at Santa Barbara

Research and Teaching Interests

  • Marine invertebrate behavior, population dynamics and life history evolution.
  • Ecology of symbioses, coral reef and sea anemone ecology.
  • Sustainability studies on natural resource use.

Selected Publications

  1. Giglio, V.J, O.J. Luiz, N.E. Chadwick, and C.E.L. Ferreira. 2018. Using an educational video-briefing to mitigate the ecological impacts of scuba diving. J. Sustain. Tour. 26:782-797.

  2. Gilpin, J.A, and N.E. Chadwick. 2017. Life-history traits and population structure of Pederson cleaner shrimps Ancyclomenes pedersoni. Biol. Bull. 233:190-205. (Cover Article)

  3. Dixon, A.K., M.J. McVay, and N.E. Chadwick. 2017. Demographic modelling of giant sea anemones: population stability and effects of mutualistic anemonefish in the Jordanian Red Sea. Mar. Freshwater Res. 68:2145-2155.

  4. Renfro, B., and N.E. Chadwick. 2017. Benthic community structure on coral reefs exposed to intensive recreational snorkeling. PLoS ONE 12.9:e0184175.

  5. Vanni, M.J., McIntyre, P.B., Allen, D., Arnott, D.L., Benstead, J.P., Berg, D.J., Brabrand, A., Brosse, S., Bukaveckas, P.A., Caliman, A., Capps, K.A., Carneiro, L.S., Chadwick, N.E., et al. 2017. A global database of nitrogen and phosphorus excretion rates of aquatic animals. Ecology 98:1475.

  6. Cantrell, C., Henry, R.P., Chadwick, N.E. 2015. Nitrogen transfer in a Caribbean mutualistic network. Mar. Biol. 162:2327-2338.

  7. Morrow, K.M., Liles,M.R., Paul, V.J., Moss, A.G., Chadwick, N.E. 2013. Bacterial shifts associated with coral-macroalgal competition in the Caribbean Sea. Mar. Ecol. Prog. Ser. 488:103-117. 

  8. Szczebak, J.T., Henry, R.P., Al-Horani, F.A., ChadwickN.E. 2013. Anemonefish oxygenate their anemone hosts at night. J. Exp. Biol. 216:970-976. 

  9. Krieger, J.R., Chadwick, N.E. 2013. Recreational diving impacts and the use of pre-dive briefings as a management strategy on Florida coral reefs. J. Coastal Conserv. 17:179-189. 

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Undergraduate Graduate
Undergraduate Seminar - BIOL 4950
Special Topics in Marine Ecology - BIOL 4970
Honors Marine Research - HONR 3987
Sustainability in Belize - INTL 1977
Special Topics in Marine Ecology - BIOL 7970

Last updated: 06/14/2018