Steven M. Bay is head of the Toxicology Department and specializes in investigating the linkage between chemical contamination and biological effects. He received his undergraduate degree in Marine Biology from California State University, Long Beach in 1976 and a Masters Degree in Biology from the same university in 1982. Steve joined SCCWRP in August 1980. Steve's present research activities focus on developing methods to assess the impacts of sediment contamination on marine life, improving methods to identify the cause of toxicity, and determining the effects of contaminants of emerging concern on aquatic life.
Phone: (714) 755-3204
Address: 3535 Harbor Blvd., Suite 110, Costa Mesa, CA 92626