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Esri Chief Scientist Photo 1 (preferred) - maroon shirt for web | high-rez tiff

Esri Chief Scientist, 2017 UC (preferred, high-rez) | smaller size jpg

Esri Chief Scientist Photo 2 for web| high-rez tiff

Esri Flickr Stream - contact Eric Laycock ( for permission

Esri Chief Scientist 2016 for web | high-rez jpg - contact Eric Laycock ( for permission

With Astronaut Kathy Sullivan (low-rez, 2017)

Esri Box folders: images for interviews | UC Plenary images (11 Mb, Dawn on beach with dog Lydia)

Lecturing (tiff) | jpg

Deepsea Dawn Banner (jpg)

Delivering 2007 Commencement Address at UCSB (jpg)

Dawn & dog Lydia in front of R/V Thompson at UW in Seattle

djw_300dpi.jpg (5 Kb)
djw2_300dpi.jpg (19 Kb)

all3_day2.jpg (1.3 Mb)

old grad school from early 1990s (7 Mb tiff, standard portrait) | low rez view

GIS Day photos: setting up | as a pirate | photo collections

Short professional bio | Full CV

Online Profiles/Interviews

Nature News (2017)
BBC Click (2017)
Introductions Necessary (2016)
Meet the Extraordinary Women Making Maps Today, City Lab, The Atlantic (2016)
Women at the Forefront of Innovation at Esri (2016)
Advice & Inspiration for Women in Science (2016)
Smart Disruption, Unconscious Bias, & Beyond the Ivory Tower: Dispatches from the 2016 Women in Science Summit (2016)
KQED Feature on Gender Bias in Science (2016)
     Hidden Lives of Humpbacks (2015, my student)
     Where the Wild Whales Are (2014, my student)
ECO Magazine (2014)
Harvard Design Magazine (2014)
HistoryMakers/ScienceMakers (2013)
Esri Insider Blog
Diving into Esri's Ocean and Natural Science Initiatives (2012)
Joining Esri (2011)
9 1/2 Questions posed by The Atlantic (2011)
NOAA Voyage to Discovery: Untold Stories of African-Americans and the Sea (2011)
Profile for WS 320, Gender and Technology Course (2008)
Terra Magazine (2007)
Women Exploring the Oceans: Women Oceanographers (2000-2004)
OSU College of Science Record (2002, pdf)
Corvallis Macintosh Users Group (2006, pdf)
AAAS Science magazine (2005, pdf, reference to Univ of Oregon is a TYPO!!)
The Oceanography Society special issue (2005, pdf)
OSU Barometer (student newspaper, 2004, pdf)
Oregonian newspaper feature (2002, pdf) (1999-present)
Minority Environmental Leadership Development Initiative (MELDI) (2006)

Online Videos

2017 GEO-XIV Plenary Video, GEO Week 2017, Washington, DC
2017 Esri User Conference Plenary: Science of Learning Part 1 + Part 2 (to audience of 15,000)
For fun: Deepsea Dawn Talks Like a Pirate! (2017 ITLAPD)
Revelle Lecture (2017, no graphics)
Esri Ocean Forum Keynote Intro (2016)
Latest Developments in Oceanographic Applications of GIS (2016)
Global Partnership for Oceans Blue Ribbon Panel (2013)
2012 Esri User Conference Plenary Video: Ocean GIS (to audience of ~12,000)
Jack Dangermond and Dawn Wright Chat About Oceans
Esri Ocean GIS Initiative | 2013 Ocean GIS Forum Plenary Panel | 2012 Oceans Summit
Esri Chief Scientist Overview
CBS Evening News w/Katie Couric (September 30, 2009)
Environmental Scientists Tell Why They Love Their Jobs (Stanford's Aldo Leopold Leadership Program)
     Download Dawn component in full (38 Mb, poor audio)
Wheaton College Online Video Profile
Amazing deepsea creatures, geology seen on the East Pacific Rise (EPR): EPR 9N | EPR 17-18S
     Videos courtesy of Prof. Ken Macdonald, UCSB

Links to other sites where there are pictures of work in the field or in the lab

With budding young scientist (2007)
Climbing into Pisces submersible (2005)
Recovering sample after submersible dive (2005)
With students
Field Survey, Am. Samoa
Submersible Launch and Dive Photos (4 Mb zip file)
Alvin on the Juan de Fuca Ridge
Alvin: the very first dive!

Field Survey, SE Pacific
Working with K-12 Teachers
Plenary talk, Ireland
Lab visit, Ireland