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Grieg Steward


Department of Oceanography, 
University of Hawai`i at Manoa, 
1000 Pope Road, 
Marine Sciences Building, 
Honolulu, HI 96822
Phone: (808) 956-6775
Fax: (808) 956-8668

E-mail: grieg@hawaii.edu




  • B.A., Biology 1986 - Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
  • Ph.D, Marine Biology (1996) - University of California, San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, California

Research Interests

  • Marine Microbial Ecology
  • Molecular Ecology of Viruses and Bacteria
  • Microbial Contributions to Biogeochemical Cycles


Research Activities

  • Determining the contribution of viruses to mortality in planktonic communities
  • Assessing molecular and morphological diversity of marine viruses and bacteria
  • Development of DNA macro- and microarrays to study microbial community composition and activity

The Marine Viral Ecology Laboratory