Current lab members
Justin Baumann (2018-2020) SPIRE post doc, co-mentored with Karl Castillo
Esteban Agudo (2019- ) PhD student via the Biology Department
Savannah Ryburn (2019- ) MS student via E3P
Isabel Silva: Galápagos project manager (based in the Galápagos )
Anna Smith: Galápagos algae systematics project technician
David Fernandez: Galápagos project research technician (based in the Galápagos )
Alex Ruelbach: undergraduate working on fish community composition in the Galápagos Islands.
Sydney Mantell: undergraduate working on Identification of mystery invertebrates from Kicker Rock, Galápagos
Past graduate students
Erin Spencer (2017- 2019) MS student via CEE. Erin worked on red snapper fisheries. Among other honors she won the campus 3 minute thesis competition and received an Impact Award. Erin is now a PhD student at FIU in the Papastamatiou lab, studying predator-prey interactions.
Serena Hackerott, MS student via the Marine Sciences Department (2013-2014). Serena worked on the impacts of lionfish on Caribbean reef communities. Serena is a faculty member at the University of the Marshall Islands.
Elizabth R. Selig, PhD (2003-2008 via CEE)
Sarah C. Lee, PhD (2002-2008 via MASC, currently an Assistant Professor at DePauw University)
Mary O’Connor, PhD (2003-2008 via CEE, now an Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver)
Pamela Reynolds, PhD (2007-20011 via Biology, now a post doc at UC Davis)
Past post docs
Kathryn Boyer, PhD (2003-2004, now an Associate Professor, San Francisco State University)
Nessa O’Connor, PhD (2005, now an Assistant Professor, Queen’s University, Belfast, Ireland)
Zachary Long, PhD (2005-2007, now an Assistant Professor, UNCW)
Karl Castillo, PhD (2008-2012, now an Assistant Professor, UNC Chapel Hill, Dept of Marine Sciences)
Other past students and technicians
Amanda DelVecchia, Meg Dolan, Katie DuBois, Leigh Habeger, Sam Harris, Brittany Huntington, Meredith Kintzing, Laura Ladwig, Emma Moran, Jackie Padilla-Gamino, Matt Perkinson, Virginia Schutte, Michael Simpson, Gillian Smelick, Bobby Vogt, Ivana Vu