Marine Science Institute
University of California
Santa Barbara CA 93106-6150

Kaitlin Johnson 
Job Title: Assistant Research Specialist
Biography: My job entails many facets! I work closely with SBC LTER investigators and other research staff in the implementation of multiple projects. I help conduct subtidal and oceanographic monitoring, process samples, maintain our equipment, and program our instruments. I also help manage the abundance of data we collect and supervise and mentor our many undergraduate student assistants. My personal research interests include; kelp forest ecology, fisheries conservation, habitat restoration, and ecosystem-based management.