Christina A Kellogg


Christina Kellogg is an Research Microbiologist at the Coastal and Marine Science Center in St. Petersburg, FL. She joined the USGS as one of the first Mendenhall Fellows, characterizing the microbial communities in African dust, beach sediments, sea grass beds, and coral reefs. In her current position, Chris applies molecular techniques and classical microbiological methods to study microbes in the marine environment, particularly the microbial ecology of tropical and deep-sea corals.

Biodiversity Biogeography Bioinformatics Ecology Environmental Sciences Marine Biology Microbiology Molecular Biology Virology

Work details

Research Microbiologist

U.S. Geological Survey
February 2001
St. Petersburg Coastal and Marine Science Center
The USGS provides science about the natural hazards that threaten lives and livelihoods; the water, energy, minerals, and other natural resources we rely on; the health of our ecosystems and environment; and the impacts of climate and land-use change. Our scientists develop new methods and tools to supply timely, relevant, and useful information about the Earth and its processes.

PeerJ Contributions

September 29, 2016
5 citations
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