Cedar Crest College, Acadia National Park, United States
John A. Cigliano is Professor of Biology and Director of Environmental Conservation at Cedar Crest College, adjunct faculty at Schoodic Institute at Acadia National Park, and is Past President of the Marine Section of the Society for Conservation Biology. Prof. Cigliano is the co-chair of the International Congress of Conservation Biology. His research includes studying the effectiveness of a marine reserve on queen conch (Strombus gigas) populations and the effect of ocean acidification and warming on the temperate intertidal organisms and communities. His other interests include conservation education and outreach and using citizen science to advance marine and coastal conservation.