C. Peter McRoy


Institute of Marine Science


University of Alaska Fairbanks

cpmcroy [at] alaska.edu


PO Box 757220
Fairbanks, AK 99775
United States

Brief Biography

C. Peter McRoy is a professor with the Institute of Marine Science at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. His research is focused on the ecology of marine food webs with special emphasis on seagrasses and productivity.

He has experience addressing numerous public organizations as well as scientific societies.

Representative lecture titles include:

Ecology of Seagrasses

Ecology of the Bering Sea, Chukchi Sea, and Western Arctic

The Cycle of Primary Production and Nutrients in Prince William Sound

Science Specialties

marine ecology, biological oceanography, phytoplankton

Current Research

Contributions of the Pacific Water to the Arctic Ocean. Nutrient and Phytoplankton Cycles in the Bering Sea Green Belt.