Jared Porter

Associate Scientist

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

Jared specializes in studying pallid and shovelnose sturgeon. He is currently completing his master’s thesis on sturgeon growth, recruitment, and mortality on the Mississippi River. Jared's area of expertise is in field studies and telemetry studies to assess fish populations. He also has experience caring for the fish and the systems of an aquaculture center.

EDUCATION:
Clemson University, B.S.  Wildlife and Fisheries Biology

MORE ABOUT ME:

Hobbies?

Waterfowl hunting and running

What's your favorita line from any movie?

"Did I ever tell you that I was struck by lightning seven times?" - The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

If you could visit anywhere in the world, where would you go?

Cordoba, Argentina

What is your favorite sports team?

Clemson Tigers (football) and Detroit Pistons (basketball)

What is your favorite commercial?

Geico - Salt n Pepa, Push it