PhD Candidate, Scripps Institution of Oceanography - 2019
Advisors: Peter J. S. Franks, Drew J. Lucas

MSc, Dalhousie University - 2013
Advisor: Paul S. Hill

BSc, First Class Honours, Dalhousie University - 2011
Advisor: Paul S. Hill

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Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship - PhD & MSc
Canada Governor General’s Academic Medal - Gold & Bronze
NSERC Undergraduate Summer Research Grant - 2009, 2010, 2011
Chancellor’s Scholarship, Dalhousie University - BSc
Provincial Millenium Excellence Award - BSc
United World College of the Adriatic, Full scholarship - IB


Garwood, J.C., Franks, P.J.S., Naughton, P., Roberts, P.L.D., Lucas, A., Jaffe, J.S. 2018. A ratchet to shore: transport of quasi-Lagrangian plankton mimics by nonlinear internal waves. Ocean Sciences Meeting, oral presentation.

Garwood, J.C., Musgrave, R.C., Franks, P.J.S. 2016. Modeling plankton aggregation and transport by nonlinear internal waves propagating onshore. Ocean Sciences Meeting, poster presentation.

Garwood, J.C., Devitt, K., Cox, R., and Hill, P.S. 2014. Comparison of biofilm effects on sediment erosion at two intertidal sites with distinct surface sediment grain size. Ocean Sciences Meeting, poster presentation.


Introduction to R for Oceanographers, UCSD - instructor
Introduction to Biological Oceanography, UCSD - TA
The Last Billion Years, Dalhousie University - TA
The Blue Planet, Dalhousie University - TA
Perspectives on Ocean Sciences, UCSD - guest lecturer
Physical-Biological Interactions, UCSD - guest lecturer

Outreach & Service

SIO Diversity Advisory Committee - 2017 to present
Year-long research projects for low income students, ODI - 2016 to 2018