Bio


Caroline Ferguson is a Stanford PhD student in the Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources (E-IPER). She is currently engaged in two research endeavors: one investigating the changes in women's fishing activities in Palau, and another addressing migration in the Marshall Islands. As part of her work in the Marshall Islands, she also conducts research in her home state, Arkansas. Caroline has also teamed-up with the Foldscopes team at Stanford University to distribute microscopes to students in the communities where she works. www.ceferguson.com

Education & Certifications


  • MS, Stanford University, Earth Systems (2015)
  • BA, Stanford University, Human Biology (2014)