Research Staff

Research & Lab Assistants


Michael Bernard, Research Assistant (Melillo)
Elizabeth Elmstrom, Research Assistant (Valiela)
Kyle Fisk, Research Assistant (Tang)
Robert H. Garritt, Senior Research Assistant (Giblin)
Daniella Hanacek, Research Assistant (Valiela)
Melanie Hayn, Research Assistant (Howarth)
Samuel Kelsey, Research Assistant (Giblin)
Bonnie L. Kwiatkowski, Research Assistant (Rastetter)
James A. Laundre, Senior Research Assistant (Shaver)
Richard McHorney, Senior Research Assistant (Neill)

Tyler Messerschmidt, Research Assistant (Giblin)
Marshall L. Otter, Senior Research Assistant (Stable Isotope Lab)
Kristy Sullivan, Research Assistant (Neill)
Suzanne Thomas, Senior Research Assistant (Cardon)
Jane Tucker, Senior Research Assistant (Giblin)
J.C. Weber, Senior Research Assistant (Conte)
William Werner, Research Assistant (Melillo)
Daniel White, Research Assistant (Giblin)

Research Associates & Postdoctoral Scientists


Inke Forbrich, Research Associate (Giblin)
Mary Heskel, Postdoctoral Scientist (Tang)
David W. Kicklighter, Research Associate (Melillo)
Javier Lloret, Postdoctoral Scientist (Valiela)

Rut Pedrosa Pamies, Postdoctoral Scientist (Conte)
Elena Lopez Peredo, Research Associate (Cardon)
Aboozar Tabatabai, Postdoctoral Scientist (Vallino)
Faming Wang, Postdoctoral Scientist (Tang)

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