Ph.D. 1992, Boston University, Boston
B.S. 1981, Duke University, Durham,
Hladik, C., J. Schalles and M. Alber 2013 Salt marsh elevation and habitat mapping using hyperspectral and LIDAR data. Remote Sensing of Environment (DOI 10/1016/j.rse.2013.08.003)
McFarlin, C. R. and M. Alber 2013. Foliar DMSO:DMSP ratio and metal content as indicators of stress in Spartina alterniflora. Marine Ecology Progress series 474: 1-13 (DOI 10.3354/meps10184).
M. Alber and J.E. Sheldon 2011. Water quality status of Georgia estuaries and coastal waters using recommended indicators. Proc. of the 2011 Georgia Water Resources Conference.
White, SN, and M. Alber 2009 Shifts in distribution of Spartina alterniflora and S. cynosuriodes resulting from drought in the Altamaha River Estuary. Wetlands 29: 215-224
Alber, M, EM Swenson, SC Adamowicz and IA Mendelssohn 2008 Salt marsh dieback: An overview of recent events in the US. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 80: 1-11
Schaefer, S.C. and M. Alber 2007 Temperature controls a latitudinal gradient in the proportion of watershed nitrogen exported to coastal ecosystems. Biogeochemistry 85: 333-346.
Sheldon, J.E. and M. Alber 2006 The calculation of estuarine turnover times using fraction of freshwater and tidal prism models: a critical evaluation. Estuaries and Coasts. 29: 146-159.
Higinbotham, C.B., M. Alber, and A.G. Chalmers 2004. Analysis of Tidal Marsh Vegetation Patterns in Two Georgia Estuaries Using Aerial Photography and GIS. Estuaries. 27: 670-683.
Alber, M. 2002. A Conceptual Model of Estuarine Inflow Management. Estuaries. 25: 1246-1261.