Max Grand (Assistant Professor, Lead Investigator Chemical Oceanography Lab)
Max is the Principal Investigator in the Chemical Oceanography Lab. Originally from France, he completed his academic training in environmental sciences and oceanography in several countries including France, the UK, New Zealand and Hawaii. He enjoyed Hawaii so much that he decided to pursue his PhD in oceanography at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. He then completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Southampton (UK) before joining the faculty at the Moss Landing Marine Laboratories. When he is not at the lab, Max enjoys surfing, mountain biking, travelling to exotic surf destinations and exploring California with his family.