Dr. Jay FischUpper School Science Teacher
Jay Fisch joins Mirman from the Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Miami in Florida, where he will be defending his Ph.D. dissertation in Marine Biology and Ecology this year. At Rosenstiel, he was a teaching assistant in classes including Coral Biology, Ecology and Conservation and Marine Invertebrate Zoology, and completed extensive teacher training in addition to his own studies. He holds a M.Sc. in Evolution, Systematics and Ecology from Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel, and a B.A. in General Biology from Rutgers University. He enjoys hiking, camping and listening to music with his wife and two daughters.