Matich, Philip individual record
Instructional Assistant Professor

My research focuses on understanding the extrinsic and intrinsic factors that shape the behavior of top predators in coastal ecosystems, and how that affects the role they play in their respective food webs.

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Academic Articles8
  • Matich, P., Ault, J. S., Boucek, R. E., Bryan, D. R., Gastrich, K. R., Harvey, C. L., ... Rosenblatt, A. E. (2019). Ecological niche partitioning within a large predator guild in a nutrientlimited estuary. Limnology and Oceanography. (3),
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  • Matich, P., Kiszka, J. J., Heithaus, M. R., Mourier, J., & Planes, S. (2015). Short-term shifts of stable isotope (13C, 15N) values in juvenile sharks within nursery areas suggest rapid shifts in energy pathways. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology.
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Texas A & M University at Galveston; Department of Marine Biology;
Galveston, Texas 77553