Scott P. Milroy, Ph.D.

Scott Milroy, Ph.D.Associate Professor of Marine Science

Gulf Park Campus

Science Building 107B

Phone: 228.214.3271

Ph.D. Marine Science (Biological Oceanography Emphasis), University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, FL, 2007

M.S. Biology (Marine Emphasis), Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, TX, 1999

B.A. Biology (Marine Emphasis, Chemistry Minor), Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, 1991

Teaching Interests

MAR 210 The Oceans

MAR 300/L Marine Science I

MAR 301/L Marine Science II

MAR 310 Field Methods in Marine Science

MAR 367 Waves and Tides

MAR 402 Marine Environmental Science

MAR 411 Remote Sensing of the Ocean


Research Interests

Biological Oceanography

Coupled biophysical models

Computational biology

Marine phytoplankton ecology



Selected Publications

Milroy, S. P. , D. Dieterle, R. He, G. J. Kirkpatrick, K. M. Lester, K. A. Steidinger, G. A. Vargo, J. J. Walsh, and R. H. Weisberg. 2008. A three dimensional biophysical model of Karenia brevis dynamics on the west Florida shelf: A look at physical transport and potential zooplankton grazing controls. Continental Shelf Research, Vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 112-136.