Daniel Dunn

Daniel Dunn

Assistant Research Professor

In The News


Johnson, DE, Barrio Froján, C, Turner, PJ, Weaver, P, Gunn, V, Dunn, DC, Halpin, P, Bax, NJ, and Dunstan, PK. "Reviewing the EBSA process: Improving on success." Marine Policy 88 (February 1, 2018): 75-85.
Mannocci, L, Boustany, AM, Roberts, JJ, Palacios, DM, Dunn, DC, Halpin, PN, Viehman, S, Moxley, J, Cleary, J, Bailey, H, Bograd, SJ, Becker, EA, Gardner, B, Hartog, JR, Hazen, EL, Ferguson, MC, Forney, KA, Kinlan, BP, Oliver, MJ, Perretti, CT, Ridoux, V, Teo, SLH, and Winship, AJ. "Temporal resolutions in species distribution models of highly mobile marine animals: Recommendations for ecologists and managers." Edited by M Beger. Diversity and Distributions 23, no. 10 (October 2017): 1098-1109.
Sutton, TT, Clark, MR, Dunn, DC, Halpin, PN, Rogers, AD, Guinotte, J, Bograd, SJ, Angel, MV, Perez, JAA, Wishner, K, Haedrich, RL, Lindsay, DJ, Drazen, JC, Vereshchaka, A, Piatkowski, U, Morato, T, Błachowiak-Samołyk, K, Robison, BH, Gjerde, KM, Pierrot-Bults, A, Bernal, P, Reygondeau, G, and Heino, M. "A global biogeographic classification of the mesopelagic zone." Deep Sea Research Part I: Oceanographic Research Papers 126 (August 2017): 85-102.
Morato, T, Miller, PI, Dunn, DC, Nicol, SJ, Bowcott, J, and Halpin, PN. "A perspective on the importance of oceanic fronts in promoting aggregation of visitors to seamounts." Fish and Fisheries 17, no. 4 (December 2016): 1227-1233.
Bax, NJ, Cleary, J, Donnelly, B, Dunn, DC, Dunstan, PK, Fuller, M, and Halpin, PN. "Results of efforts by the Convention on Biological Diversity to describe ecologically or biologically significant marine areas." Conservation biology : the journal of the Society for Conservation Biology 30, no. 3 (June 2016): 571-581.

Recent Grants


ENVIRON 593: Independent Studies and Projects (ENVIRON 593: Independent Studies and Projects)
ENVIRON 350S: Marine Science and Conservation Leadership (ENVIRON 350S: Marine Science and Conservation Leadership)
ENVIRON 899: Master's Project (ENVIRON 899: Master's Project)
PUBPOL 280S: Marine Science and Conservation Leadership (PUBPOL 280S: Marine Science and Conservation Leadership)
ENVIRON 585: Fisheries Biogeography and Ecology (ENVIRON 585: Fisheries Biogeography and Ecology)

Contact Information

135 Marine Lab Rd.
Beaufort, NC 28516
135 Marine Lab Rd.
Beaufort, NC 28516


Ph.D., Duke University (2014)