Senior Data Scientist
Nate works closely with engineering team to develop Global Fishing Watch’s open-source data products as well as support the work of our research partners. Nate has a background marine biology, with 15+ years working as a research scientist with an emphasis on the response of marine organisms (turtles, fish, crabs, clams, snails) to environmental change, including several seasons in Antarctica. He earned a Ph.D in zoology, along with a masters degree in data science, and has served as an Adjunct Biology faculty at San Francisco State University. Nate is an avid backpacker and cyclist.