Education
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, National Marine Mammal Laboratory, Alaska Fisheries Science Center/NOAA, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.
  • Ph.D. in Aquatic and Fishery Science, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.
  • M.S. in Zoology, University of São Paulo, São Paulo, SP, Brazil
  • B.S. in Biological Oceanography, University of Rio Grande, Rio Grande, RS, Brazil

Dr. Zerbini is a postdoctoral fellow working as a contractor with the National Marine Mammals Laboratory's Cetacean Assessment and Ecology Program. Dr. Zerbini's primary research interests are population ecology, assessment, conservation, and management of large whales. His research focuses on the ecological and management implications of the recovery of large baleen whales species, with emphasis on humpback, fin, and North Pacific right whales.

Relevant to the biota of the Gulf of Mexico, Dr. Zerbini was the author of the following publication:
Fertl, D., T. A. Jefferson, I. B. Moreno, A. N. Zerbini, and K. D. Mullin. 2003. Distribution of the Clymene dolphin Stenella clymene. Mammal Review 33: 253–271.