Isaac Kaplan, Ph.D.
Isaac Kaplan is a Research Fishery Biologist in the Conservation Biology Division at NOAA's Northwest Fisheries Science Center. He earned his Ph.D with Dr. Jim Kitchell at University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2004, and attended Stanford University for his B.S. and M.S. in Biological Sciences. Prior to his current appointment, he was a postdoctoral fellow at NWFSC with Dr. Phil Levin.
Isaac is a quantitative ecologist and modeler interested in marine fisheries and ecosystems. His work includes statistical analysis of survey data, stock assessment, food web modeling, and "end-to-end" Atlantis simulation models that include oceanography, ecology, and fishing fleet dynamics. Please see http://un.to/~ickaplan/ for Isaac's complete CV, and a list of current projects and collaborators.