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Juliette Finzi
830 Childs Way, Ste 353, Los Angeles, CA 90089
(310) 801-3435
Placement  
  University of Southern California Sea Grant Program - Regional Research and Planning Specialist

Education  
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA
PhD, Ocean Sciences, December 2005
Graduate Certificate in Environmental Sciences, Policy and Engineering: Sustainable Cities, May 2004

Columbia University
New York, NY  
Bachelor of Arts in Art History, May 1996


Fellowships  
      Fellow, The Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement (2004-2005) Fellow, National Science Foundation (NSF): Sustainable Cities (2002-2004)

Relevant Experience  
University of Southern California, Ocean Sciences Program, July 2000 - present Research on the photophysiology of marine diazotrophic cyanobacteria, participation in NSF Biocomplexity studies MANTRA and PIRANA, measured nitrogen fixation and photosynthesis rates of open ocean cyanobacteria

University of Southern California
Sustainable Cities Program
September 2002 - May 2004
Fellow. Researched the development of sustainable ecotourism in Jalcomulco, Veracruz (Mexico)



Scripps Institution of Oceanography
University of California, San Diego
September 1999 - May 2000
Laboratory Technician. Cultured phytoplankton and assisted in copepod research




New England Aquarium
Lubec, ME
July - August 1999
Research Assistant. Zooplankton specialist and marine mammal observer on North Atlantic right whale project.


Center for Coastal Studies
Provincetown, MA
January 1998 - May 1999
Research Assistant. Zooplankton specialist, studied feeding behavior and strategies of North Atlantic right whales

Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Woods Hole, MA
June - August 1999
Research Assistant. Zooplankton specialist and marine mammal observer on cruises from Cape Hatteras to Nova Scotia.


Northeast Fisheries Science Center
Woods Hole, MA
October 1997
Volunteer. Sample North Atlantic Ground Fish, aided in zooplankton research and CTD deployment on Autumn Trawl Ground Fish Survey Cruise.


Kate Chertavian Fine Art
London, UK
July 1996 - August 1997
Art Consultant. Specialized in the sale and procurement of Modern British paintings, curated gallery shows.

Christies, Manson and Woods
London, UK
June - August 1996
Intern. Responsible for researching market values of artist's works for upcoming auctions, assisted in insurance valuations of paintings and estates.

 
Publications  
Finzi, J.A., A. Subramaniam, J.A. Burns, R.R. Hood, D.G. Capone (in prep) Photophysiology of CO2 and N2 Fixation in Trichodesmium spp. in the North Atlantic and North Pacific.

Finzi, J.A., A. Subramaniam, A.B. Kustka, D.G. Capone (2005) Photophysiological Parameters of Trichodesmium Isolate IMS-101 Under P Limitation. Poster presentation at American Society for Limnology and Oceanography Conference, Salt Lake City, UT

Finzi, J.A. (2004) Tourism, the Environment and Sustainability: Perspectives in Jalcomulco, Ver.. In: A Case Study of Sustainability: Jalcomulco, Veracruz (www.usc.edu/dept/geography/ESPE/documents/publications_jalcomolco_report.pdf).

Finzi, J.A., J.A. Burns, A. Subramaniam, R.R. Hood, D.G. Capone (2004) Nitrogen Fixation and Photosynthetic Parameters of Trichodesmium spp. in the subtropical N. Pacific. Poster presentation at American Society for Limnology and Oceanography Conference, Honolulu, HI.

Finzi, J.A., E.J. Carpenter, Y. Chen, R.M. Schimmoeller, N. Mahowald, A.F. Michaels, R.L. Siefert, D.G. Capone (2003) Effect of Nutrient and Natural Dust Amendment on Pico plankton Densities and Primary Production in Surface Waters of the Oligarchic north Pacific and Atlantic. Poster presentation at American Society for Limnology and Oceanography Conference, Salt Lake City, UT

Finzi, J.A., J.A. Burns, a. Subramaniam, R.R. Hood, D.G. Capone (2002) Light Dependent Carbon and Nitrogen Fixation Characteristics of Trichodesmium. Poster presentation at American Society for Limnology and Oceanography Conference, Honolulu, HI

Finzi, J.A., C.A. Mayo, E.D. Lyman, M. Brown (1999) The Influence of Prey Patch Structure on the Distribution of North Atlantic Right Whales (Eubalaena glacialis). Poster presentation at Marine Mammal Conference in Maui, HI
 
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