Jennifer Keating-McCullough is a JIMAR Sr. Passive Acoustic Associate in the Cetacean Research Program at the Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center. She earned her B.A. in Biological Sciences from DePauw University, and her M.Sc. in Biological Sciences from the University of California San Marcos. She has worked in the field of acoustics for 18 years focusing on various marine mammals, bears, and birds. Currently, focusing on acoustic detection of false killer whales and various species of beaked whales.