paul nagelkirk

Paul Nagelkirk

Aerial Research Assistant



B.S., Environmental Biology/Zoology, Michigan State University, Lansing, Michigan, 2004


Paul Nagelkirk is a Research Assistant on the Aerial Team at the Anderson Cabot Center. He has been a member of the team since early 2017. He has worked on marine mammal population and distribution research in the Chukchi and Beaufort seas of Alaska, the Gulf of Mexico, and the Atlantic Seaboard.

The focus of the aerial team is the distribution and health of not only the North Atlantic right whale, but all marine mammals and turtles that inhabit New England’s waters.