Shark Week in the Desert with Dr. James Sulikowski

Shark Week in the Desert with Dr. James Sulikowski


Enjoy a special evening with Dr. James Sulikowski as he shares riveting research and wild stories of his adventures tracking and studying one of our oceans’ top predators!

Dr. Sulikowski has 25 years of experience with various shark species. From analyzing shark hormones and fearlessly capturing ultrasound images of sharks in the wild to electronically tracking where these behemoths give birth, Dr. Sulikowski will share his findings, endeavors, and triumphs that are not only captivating but groundbreaking! Enjoy tales of the numerous ways he studies this often-misunderstood creature that keeps millions from swimming in the ocean each summer.

Whether you fear or revere the mighty SHARK, don’t miss your opportunity to hear Arizona’s own shark expert, Dr. James Sulikowski, star of both The Discovery Channel’s Shark Week and Nat Geo’s upcoming Shark Fest programs, share his love of sharks & science with us!


Dr. Sulikowski is a Professor and Associate Director of the School of Mathematical & Natural Sciences at Arizona State University. Dr. Sulikowski has masters’ degrees in marine biology and physiology as well as a PhD in Zoology. His interdisciplinary research integrates aspects of physiology and ecology to provide an understanding of how humans and a changing environment effect the movements, and spatial/temporal distribution of sharks in both the coastal and pelagic environments. Dr. Sulikowski’s 25 years of experience using a variety of techniques, including hormone analyses, electronic tracking, and ultrasound imaging, has resulted in over 100 peer reviewed publications and over 13 million dollars in external grant funding. His work has been featured on such media outlets as the BBC series “Rise of Animals”, “ocean mysteries series”, Discovery Channel’s Shark week, Nat Geo Wild, as well as many other local, regional and national affiliates. He will appear on both Shark Week and Shark Fest this year.

🍕 6-6:30 Welcome, pizza, beer, mingle
🎤 6:30-7:30ish Presentation, Q&A
🤝 Followed by more time to ask questions, meet new people, eat more pizza

Creative Comrades is a monthly meet up for entrepreneurs and creative professionals in Lake Havasu. Join us on second Wednesdays at Mudshark Public House from 6-8P. Thank you to our partners Mudshark Brewery, Foothills Bank, and Partnership for Economic Development

Event Details

Info Details
Start Date July 27, 2022
End Date July 27, 2022
Time 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Phone 9285057333
Organizer Creative Comrades
Event Category
Venue Mudshark Brewery 1095 Aviation Dr. Lake Havasu City, AZ

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