GALLO, David, Ph.D.
Last updated: April 30, 2017 at 23:09 pm
Oceanographer; explorer; public speaker; Director of Special Projects at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution; member of James Cameron’s Deep Ocean Task Force and the XPrize Ocean Advisory Board; mapped the deep seafloor with submersibles and robots; co-expedition leader RMS Titanic and Bismarck expeditions; currently planning an international expedition to locate and document the wreckage of Ernest Shackleton’s ship, HMS Endurance; has given more than 10 TED and TEDx presentations.
Honours and Awards:
Lowell Thomas Award (Explorers Club, 2014)
Fellow of The Explorers Club
Lotus Club Distinguished Achievement Award in Science
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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.