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David Rosen

Job Title: Research Associate
Employer: Marine Mammal Research Unit, University of British Columbia
Place of Birth: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Public School attended: Bannockburn Public School
High School attended: University of Toronto Schools
Further Education: University of Guelph (B.Sc.), Memorial University of Newfoundland (M.Sc., Ph.D.).
Geographic focus of research: British Columbia, USA (Alaska)

Brief synopsis of current research:
Studying the bioenergetics of the endangered Steller sea lion. Using studies of costs of activities and energetic and nutritional value of different prey items, to determine reasons for sea lion population decline.