research staff listing

A Photo of  Max Hoberg

Contact Information

Institute of Marine Science
143 O'Neill
P.O. Box 757220
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7220
Phone: (907) 474-7066
mkhoberg@alaska.edu

Max Hoberg Marine Taxonomist and Diver

Marine Biology • Marine Invertebrates • Scientific Diving

Specialties

  • Benthic Ecology
  • Marine Invertebrate Taxonomy
  • Benthic Impact Assessments

Education

  • B.S. 1975 University of Alaska Fairbanks (Fisheries Biology)
  • B.S. 1975 University of Alaska Fairbanks (Biology)
  • M.A. 1986 Humboldt State University (Biology)

Links

Publications:

Blanchard, A.L., H.M. Feder and M.K. Hoberg. 2010. Temporal Variability of Benthic Communities in an Alaskan Glacial Fjord, 1971-2007. Marine Environ. Res. 69: 95-107.

Burger, J.M., S. Jewett, M. Gochfeld, M. Hoberg, S. Harper, H. Chenelot, C. Jeitner and S. Burke. 2006. The use of biota sampling for environmental contaminant analysis for characterization of benthic communities in the Aleutians. Sci. of the Total Envir. 369: 393-402.

Burger, J.M., M. Gochfeld, S. Burke, C.W. Jeitner, S.C. Jewett, D. Snigaroff, R. Snigaroff, T. Stamm, S. Harper, M. Hoberg, H. Chenelot, R. Patrick, C.D. Volz and J. Watson. 2006. Do scientists and fisherman collect the same fish?: Implications for risk assessment. Environmental Research: 101(1): 34-41.

Chenelot, H., S. Jewett and M. Hoberg. 2011. Macrobenthos of the Nearshore Aleutian Archipelago, with Emphasis on Invertebrates Associated with Clathromorphum nereostratum (Rhodophyta, Corallinaceae). Marine Biodiversity 41(3):413‑424.

Chenelot, H., S. Jewett and M. Hoberg. 2008. Invertebrate Communities Associated with Crustose Coralline Algae in the Eastern Aleutian Islands. pp. 13-36. In: Brueggeman, P. and Pollock, N.W. (eds.). Diving for Science 2008: Proceedings of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences 27th Annual Diving Symposium. Sea Grant Publication CTSG-09-05. Dauphin Island, AL., 200 pp.

Eash-Loucks, W.E., S.C. Jewett, D.G. Fautin, M.K. Hoberg and H. Chenelot. 2010. Ptychodactis aleutiensis, a new species of ptychodactiarian sea anemone (Cnidaria: Anthoza: Actiniaria) from the Aleutian Islands, Alaska. Marine Biology Research 6(6): 564-572.

Garson, M.J., M.P. Zimmerman, M. Hoberg, R.M. Larsen, C.N. Battershill and P.T. Murphy. 1993. Isolation of Brominated Long-Chain Fatty Acids from the Phospholipids of the Tropical Marine Sponge Amphimedon terpenensis. Lipids 28(11): 1011-1014.

Hoberg M. K. and H. M. Feder. 2002. The macrobenthos of sites within Prince William Sound, Alaska, prior to the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill. International Rev. Hydrobiology. 87(1): 25-45.

Hoberg, M. K., S. G. McGee, and H. M. Feder. 1982. Polychaetes and amphipods as commensals with Pagurids from the Alaska Shelf. Ophelia 21(2): 167 179.

Hoberg, M.K., H.M. Feder, and S.C. Jewett. 1979. Some aspects of the biology of the parasitic gastropod Asterophila japonica Randall and Heath (Prosobranchia: Melanellidae), from southeastern Chukchi Sea and northeastern Bering Sea, Alaska. Ophelia 19(l): 73 77.

Jewett, S.C., J. L. Bodkin, H. Chenelot, G. Esslinger and M.K. Hoberg. 2010. The nearshore benthic community of Kasatochi Island, one year after the 2008 volcanic eruption. Arctic Antarctic and Alpine Research 47(3): 315-324.

Jewett, S.C., J. L. Bodkin, H. Chenelot, M. K. Hoberg and G. Esslinger. In press. The reconnaissance of the benthic community of Kasatochi Island, one year after the 2008 volcanic eruption. Diving for Science 2010: Proceedings of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences 29th Annual Diving Symposium.

Jewett, S., R. Brewer, H. Chenelot, R. Clark, D. Dasher, S. Harper and M. Hoberg. 2008. Scuba Techniques for the Alaska Monitoring and Assessment Program (AKMAP) of the Aleutian Islands. pp. 71-89. In: Brueggeman, P. and Pollock, N.W. (eds.). Diving for Science 2008: Proceedings of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences 27th Annual Diving Symposium. Sea Grant Publication CTSG-09-05. Dauphin Island, AL., 200 pp.

Jewett, S.C., M. Hoberg, H. Chenelot, S. Harper, J. Burger and M.Gochfeld. 2006. Scuba techniques used in risk assessment of possible nuclear leakage around Amchitka Island, Alaska. pp. 143-156. In: Godfrey, J.M. and Shumway, S.E. (eds.). Diving for Science 2006: Proceedings of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences 24th Annual Diving Symposium. University of Connecticut Sea Grant, CTSG-06-03, 245 pp.

Jewett, S.C., T.A. Dean and M.K. Hoberg. 2001. Scuba techniques used to access the effects of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill. pp. 43-52. In: Jewett. S.C. (ed.). Diving for Science 2001: Proceedings of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences 21th Annual Symposium, University of Alaska Sea Grant, AK-SG-01-06, 98 pp.

Jewett, S.C., L.M. Clough, A.L. Blanchard, W.G. Ambrose, H.M. Feder, M.K. Hoberg and A.V. Whiting. 2009. Nearshore marcobenthos of northern Kotzebue Sound, Alaska, with reference to local sewage disposal. Polar Biol. 32: 1665-1689.

Jewett, S.C., T.A. Dean, B.R. Woodin, M.K. Hoberg and J.J. Stegman. 2003. Letter to the Editor of Marine Environmental Research. Reply comment regarding comments on "Exposure to hydrocarbons Ten years after the Exxon Valdez oil spill: Evidence from cytrochrome P4501A expression and biliary FAC's in nearshore demersal fishes". Marine Environ. Res. 55(5): 463-468.

Jewett, S.C., T.A. Dean, B.R. Woodin, M.K. Hoberg and J.J. Stegeman. 2002. Exposure to hydrocarbons ten years after the Exxon Valdez oil spill: Evidence from cytrochrome P4501A expression and biliary FAC's in nearshore demersal fishes. Marine Environ. Res. 54(1): 21-48.

Konar, B., K. Iken, H. Chenelot, N. Foster, G. Hanson, M. Hoberg and D. Hondelero. 2006. Biodiversity trends with depth in the Gulf of Alaska. 1st NaGISA World Congress. Oct. 15-18, 2006. Kobe, Japan.

McDonald, J., H. M. Feder, and M. Hoberg. 1981. Bivalve Mollusks of the southeastern Bering Sea. Chapter 66. D.W. Hood and J.A. Calder (eds.). The Eastern Bering Sea Shelf: Its Oceanography and Resources, Vol. 2. U.S. Dept. of Commerce. 1 339 pp.

Naidu, A. S., S. C. Jewett, H. M. Feder, and M. K. Hoberg. 1993. Stable carbon isotope ratios of Prince William Sound subtidal sediments, prior and subsequent to the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill. In: Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Symposium, Anchorage, Alaska. 341 pp.

Zimmerman, M.P., M. K. Hoberg, E. Ayansglu, and C. Djerassi. 1990. Cell separation of Tethya aurantia, and analytical study of embryonic and differentiated sponge cells. Lipids 25(7): 383 390.