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Alice Alldredge

Dr.D.James Baker

Professor, Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology,

  • Former Administrator, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ( NOAA)
  • Former Under Secretary for Oceans and Atmosphere at the U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Fellow, American Meteorological Society
  • Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • Dr. Baker was previously President of Joint Oceanographic Institutions Incorporated, Dean of the College of Ocean and Fishery Sciences at the University of Washington, and a member of the faculties of Harvard University and the University of Rhode Island. He is author of Planet Earth: The View from Space, and has written more than 100 articles on climate, oceanography, and space technology, natural resource management, and sustainable development.