Savannah Geiger | University of Maryland Eastern Shore Marketing Retarget Pixel

Savannah Geiger

  • Savannah Geiger NOAA-EPP LMRCSC Master's Fellow 
    M.S., Marine Sciences
    Savannah State University


    Savannah Geiger is a graduate student pursing her master's degree in Marine Sciences at Savannah State University (SSU). Under the guidance of Dr. Sue Ebanks, Savannah's current thesis work involves investigating microplastic prevalence in different feeding strategies of organisms located in Georgia waters and sediments from Georgia coastal waters and Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary.
    Savannah Geiger graduated from Thomas More University in December of 2018 with a bachelor's degree in Biology.


    Thematic area: Habitats and Biological Systems (HaBS) 


    NERTO Project Title:   TBD

    NOAA Mentor: Dr. Ashok Deshpande

    Academic Advisor: Dr. Sue Ebanks


    Publications/Presentations

    1. Geiger., S. An Analysis of Microplastic Abundance in Organisms with Varying Foraging Strategies in Waters Near Savannah, GA, USA. Presented at LMRCSC Seminar Series, February 2021.

  • NOAA Living Marine Resources Cooperative Science Center
    University of Maryland Eastern Shore (Lead Institution)
    (410) 651-7870
    Award numbers: FY 2016 Award #NA16SEC4810007 
    Funding Agency: NOAA Educational Partnership Program with Minority-Serving Institutions (EPP/MSI)
    This website is best viewed in Chrome or Firefox browsers.