B.S., University of Delaware; M.S., University of Wyoming
Marinari brings decades of wildlife conservation experience to SCBI. Over the last 20 years, he has worked for the National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Forest Service, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Most notably, he was the on-site Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Black-Footed Ferret Conservation Center from 1996 until May, 2012. In this position, he played a major role in linking ex situ breeding initiatives with in situ reintroduction, including working with and bringing together many stakeholders as well as facilitating research. Marinari has also conducted collaborative research in reproductive biology, nutrition, genetics, enrichment, vaccine development, pre-reintroduction preparation and monitoring of reintroduced animals.
Marinari earned a Bachelor of Arts in biology and anthropology from the University of Delaware in 1987 and a Master of Science in zoology and physiology from the University of Wyoming in 1992 from his studies of the endangered black-footed ferret.
Recovery of gene diversity using long-term cryopreserved spermatozoa and artificial insemination in the endangered black-footed ferret
. Animal Conservation
, 102-111. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/acv.12229
Howard, J. G., Lynch, C., Santymire, Rachel M., Marinari, Paul E. and Wildt, David E. 2016.
Santymire, Rachel M., Lavin, Shana R., Branvold-Faber, Heather, Kreeger, Julie and Marinari, Paul E. 2015.
Santymire, Rachel M., Livieri, Travis M., Branvold-Faber, Heather and Marinari, Paul E. 2014.