Responsibilities and Authority
Organizational Chart

As Associate Vice President of Academic Affairs at the University of South Alabama, Dr. Judy Stout has oversight responsibility for the research activities of ACES. 

ACES Director:


Dr. Robert L. Shipp -  As Director, Dr. Shipp has the ultimate responsibility for ensuring the quality of the data generated by the Center.

Dr. Robert L. Shipp
Director, Alabama Center for Estuarine Studies
LSCB 25
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL 36688-0002
Phone: 251-460-7136
FAX: 251-460-7136
rshipp@usouthal.edu


ACES Assistant Director:

Dr. Kenneth L. Heck, Jr. - As Assistant Director, Dr. Heck will focus on the scientific goals and directives of ACES and, together with the Director, associated faculty and staff, will be responsible for developing and articulating the annual scientific plan.

Dr. Kenneth L. Heck Jr.
Assistant Director, Alabama Center for Estuarine Studies
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
101 Bienville Boulevard
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
Phone: 251-861-7533
FAX: 251-861-7540
kheck@disl.org


Quality Assurance Coordinator:

Mr. Michael R. Dardeau - As QA Coordinator, Mr. Dardeau is responsible for overseeing the ACES quality assurance program, for reviewing and certifying compliance of each ACES-sponsored study, for addressing out-of-control situations, and for regularly reporting quality issues to the Director.

Mr. Michael R. Dardeau
Quality Assurance Coordinator, Alabama Center for Estuarine Studies
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
101 Bienville Boulevard
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
Phone: 251-861-7527
FAX: 251-861-7540
mdardeau@disl.org


Data Base Administrator:

Ms. Lie Hu - As Data Base Administrator, Ms. Hu is responsible for working with investigators to document quality-assured data (metadata) and maintaining the ACES database.

Ms. Lei Hu
Data Base Administrator, Alabama Center for Estuarine Studies
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
101 Bienville Boulevard
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
Phone: 251-861-7508
FAX: 251-861-4646
lhu@disl.org


Webmaster:

Ms. Melissa Mills - As Webmaster, Ms. Mills is responsible for maintaining the look and functionality of the ACES web site.

Ms. Melissa Mills
Webmaster, Alabama Center for Estuarine Studies
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
101 Bienville Boulevard
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
Phone: 251-861-7521
FAX: 251-861-4646
mmills@disl.org



Administrative Assistant:


Ms. Carolyn Wood - As Administrative Assistant, Ms. Wood is responsible for providing administrative support for the Director and the Center staff and investigators, for maintaining essential records and Center documents, and will serve as the point of contact for those interested in receiving information about the Center's activities.

Ms. Carolyn Wood
Administrative Assistant, Alabama Center for Estuarine Studies
Dauphin Island Sea Lab
101 Bienville Boulevard
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
Phone: 251-861-7534
FAX: 251-861-7540
cfwood@disl.org

 
 

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