Liz Neeley


Phone: (206) 685-1434

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Department: Aquatic and Fisheries Sciences

Position: Assistant Director of Science Outreach at COMPASS

Research Interests: Liz helps develop and lead our communications trainings for scientists, and she specializes in the social media and multimedia components of our workshops and outreach efforts. Before joining COMPASS, Liz studied the evolution and visual systems of tropical reef fishes at Boston University. After grad school, she helped communities and researchers in Fiji and Papua New Guinea connect their knowledge of local coral reefs ecosystems to the media. She also dabbled in international science policy while working on trade in deep-sea corals. Liz is currently based in Seattle, at the University of Washington.