Category Archives: Staff Spotlight

Brandon Bassett

Brandon Bassett is a marine mammal biologist at FWRI’s Marine Mammal Pathobiology Laboratory in St. Petersburg, Fla. Our latest staff spotlight video goes into more detail about Brandon’s career and his professional achievements.

A Talk with Dr. Susan Lowerre-Barbieri

by Michelle Kerr and Bradley Walker

Dr. Susan Lowerre-Barbieri is clearly passionate about two things, her family and her research. During our interview, Sue first talked about what motivated her to pursue a career as a fisheries biologist. She’s led many research projects throughout her career, and one study she discussed was a three-year red drum spawning study that took place in the Gulf of Mexico.