Stealing sharks and ravaging rays with E-Series speaker Dr. Matt Ajemian
Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE
/* Style Definitions */
mso-padding-alt:0in 5.4pt 0in 5.4pt;
mso-bidi-font-family:”Times New Roman”;
Dr. Matt Ajemian is set to take you on a
journey into the underwater world, unraveling the mystery of how sharks and
rays share common seafood cravings with humans. Explore innovative methods to
study their dynamic interactions with our fisheries while ensuring their safe
coexistence. It’s a thrilling dive into the marine realm you won’t want to
Stealing sharks and ravaging rays: A
scientific assessment of their interactions with Florida’s fisheries
Speaker: Matt Ajemian, Ph.D.
Date: January 30, 2024, at 7:00 p.m.
Location: The Emerson Center
Dr. Matt Ajemian, an
Assistant Research Professor at FAU Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute, specializes
in the ecology and conservation of fisheries and vulnerable species. His
research spans marine and estuarine organisms, from shellfish to sharks, and
encompasses various ecosystems. Dr. Ajemian combines theory and practical
applications to address research questions. He earned his Ph.D. in Marine
Science from the University of South Alabama in 2011 and has expertise in
ichthyology, ecology, and fisheries science. Before joining Harbor Branch, he
worked at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi.
the E-Series: Vero
Beach’s premier performance venue, the Emerson Center, proudly presents its
E-Series lectures—a series dedicated to topics that engage, educate, and
entertain. The Emerson Center is located at 1590 27th Ave, Vero Beach, FL.
Doors open one hour prior to the lecture, and while admission to the E-Series
is free, we greatly appreciate a suggested $10 donation. Mark your calendar for
the upcoming E-Series dates: February 6, 13, 27, and March 5 and 12. Don’t miss
these exciting events!
the Emerson Center: The
Emerson Center’s mission is to provide educational, enlightening, and
thought-provoking programs, alongside memorable musical events, for our
community. For further information, please visit us online at .
The Emerson Center is located at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Vero
Beach at 1590 27th Ave, Vero Beach, Florida 32960.
The Emerson Center Team
(Tuesday) 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Emerson Center, Vero Beach