• Ph.D. in Marine Science (in progress), University of South Alabama, Mobile, Alabama, U.S.A.
  • B.S. in Oceanography, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Florida, U.S.A.

Aaron Macy is currently a Ph.D. candidate at The University of South Alabama. His research focuses on the effects of stress tolerances on salt marshes and mangroves.

GoMRI-funded research:

  • Effects of a Major Oil Spill on Nektonic Assemblages of Salt Marshes and Adjacent SAV Habitats in Florida and Alabama (Year One Block Grant - Florida Institute of Oceanography, Role: Research Staff)
  • Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Releases on the Functional Integrity of Salt Marshes and Seagrass Meadows and Associated Fauna (Year One Block Grant - The Alabama Marine Environmental Science Consortium, Role: Research Staff)