2005 PhD, Biological Oceanography, MIT & Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

1999 BS, Zoology, University of Wyoming

1990 BS, Art, University of Wisconsin - Madison


Research Interests

Larval dispersal and settlement; Larval responses to hydrodynamic cues; Statistical modeling; Population connectivity;  Invasion dynamics; Plankton trophic dynamics; Ocean acidification;

Effects of climate change on plankton communities;  Planktonic ecosystem modeling;

Coupled biological-physical models

Heidi L. Fuchs

Assistant Professor

Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences

Rutgers University

71 Dudley Road

New Brunswick, NJ 08904