Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Valerie Paul

Head Scientist
Education
  • B.A., University of California San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
  • Ph.D., University of California San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Research Interests
Marine chemical ecology, marine plant-herbivore interactions, coral reef ecology, marine cyanobacteria, harmful algal blooms, and marine natural products.
Publications
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  • Pawlik, Joseph R., Amsler, Charles D., Ritson-Williams, Raphael, McClintock, James B., Baker, Bill J., and Paul, Valerie J. 2013. "Marine Chemical Ecology: A Science Born of Scuba." in Research and Discoveries: The Revolution of Science through Scuba, 53-69. Smithsonian Contributions to the Marine Sciences.
  • Fong, Peggy and Paul, Valerie J. 2011. "Coral Reef Algae." in Coral Reefs: An Ecosystem in Transition, edited by Dubinsky, Zvy and Stambler, Noga., 241–272. Springer Science + Business Media B.V.
  • Kuffner, Ilsa B., Paul, Valerie J., Ritson-Williams, Raphael, Hickey, T. D., and Walters, Linda J. 2009. "Reef communities in the Dry Tortugas (Florida, USA): Baseline surveys for the new no-take area." in Proceedings of the 11th International Coral Reef Symposium, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, 7-11 July 2008, edited by Reigl, B. M. and Dodge, R. E., 311–315.
  • Kuffner, Ilsa B., Paul, Valerie J., Ritson-Williams, Raphael, Hickey, T. D., and Walters, Linda J. 2008. "Reef communities in the Dry Tortugas (Florida, USA): Baseline surveys for the new no-take area." in Proceedings of the 11th International Coral Reef Symposium, 311–315. Ft. Lauderdale, FL.: National Coral Reef Institute.
  • Paul, Valerie J. 2008. "Global warming and cyanobacterial harmful algal blooms." in Cyanobacterial Harmful Algal Blooms: State of the Science and research Needs, edited by Hudnell, H. K., 239–257. Berlin: Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, Vol. 619, Springer.
  • Perovich, G., Dortch, Q., Goodrich, J., Berger, P. S., Brooks, J., Evens, T. J., Gobler, C. J., Graham, J., Hyde, J., Karner, D., O'Shea, D., Paul, Valerie J., Paerl, H., Piehler, M., Rosen, B. H., Santelmann, M., Tester, P., and Westrick, J. 2008. "Causes, prevention and mitigation." in Cyanobacterial Harmful Algal Blooms: State of the Science and research Needs, edited by Hudnell, H. K., 185–215. Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology, Vol. 619. Berlin: Springer.