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Marine Science Research Institute

Office location

2800 University Blvd N
Jacksonville, FL 32211

Office hours

Mon – Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


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Dr. Bryan Franks

Assistant Professor of Biology/Marine Science

Marine Science Research

Email address  bfranks@ju.edu
Telephone number  (904) 256-7976
Office location  Marine Science Research Inst, 256


  • B.S. Villanova University
  • M.S. Drexel University
  • Ph.D. Drexel University

Area of Specialization

Shark Biology, Herpetology, Tropical Ecology, Study Abroad and Away