Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: Headquarters
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

Headquarters Staff Member


Dawn E. Childs

Night dive on the Great Barrier Reef

Headquarters Staff
Email: dchilds@usgs.gov

Education

  • MS Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University 2008
  • BA Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University 1994

Biography

I studied at Virginia Tech at the Blacksburg and Falls Church, Virginia campuses. I joined the USGS Ecosystems Mission Area in December 2012 and transitioned to the Cooperative Research Units Program in 2016. I enjoy spending time on a barrier island in North Carolina.