Research, Enhancement and Management Working Group

The Research, Enhancement, and Management (REM) Working Group includes faculty across the UA system who collaborate to implement the REM sector strategies of the Alaska Workforce Development Plan, and to provide a workforce for federal and state organizations that maintain the health of Alaska’s waters and aquatic resources, along with public and private non-profit salmon and shellfish hatcheries.

  • Teri Cothren, UA Statewide Workforce Development, Associate VP
  • Joel Markis, UAS Sitka Campus, Asst. Professor
  • Heidi Pearson, UAS Marine Mammal Biology, Faculty
  • Franz Mueter, UAF College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, Associate Dean