Environmental Science Division (EVS)a Division of Argonne National Laboratory
Predictive environmental understanding
Mark Grippo
Ecology, Natural Resources and Managed Systems Department
  • Ph.D., Ecology, Louisiana State University, 2009.
Current Role
Ecologist, Ecological Resources and Systems, with responsibility for evaluating the ecological impacts of energy projects and conducting ecological risk assessments.
Freshwater and marine ecosystem ecology; ecological risk assessment; environmental toxicology; environmental impact assessment.
Career Highlights
  • Co-principal investigator: Study of offshore food webs in the Gulf of Mexico.
  • Project ecologist: Evaluations of the impacts of solar energy developments and the potential for invasive species transfer through the Chicago Area Waterway System; assessments of the ecological risks of marine and current-based hydrokinetic technologies, as well as outer continental oil and gas leasing.