University of Delaware
Dr. Targett is the Dean and Professor of the College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment at the University of Delaware and Director of the Delaware Sea Grant Program. She completed her Ph.D. in Oceanography at the University of Maine with a specialization in marine chemical ecology. Since then she has served on the Ocean Studies Board at the National Academy of Sciences, the National Research Council, the Mid-Atlantic Fisheries Management Council, and the Consortium on Ocean Leadership. She was selected as an Aldo Leopold Fellow and a National Associate of the National Academy of Sciences. She was also the associate editor for the Journal of Chemical Ecology.