At the Center of Research
in the Western Pacific

Education, Outreach, & Diversity

Education, Outreach, & Diversity 
Guam EPSCoR brings innovative and exciting research opportunities to the University of Guam. Undergraduate and graduate students will be able to participate in a variety of paid and volunteer opportunities.    

Research Overview: 
For 2015-2020, Guam EPSCoR research at the University of Guam Marine Laboratory will focus upon 1) establishing a comprehensive physical and genetic biorepository of marine species of Guam,  2) analysis of genetic factors that underlie coral resilience, and 3) analysis of physical oceanographic factors that contribute to or mitigate environmental stress responses on coral reefs.    
Students can  be involved in research through: 

Other Resources:

For more information, contact Dr. Austin Shelton III at