Graduate Students

Ph.D. Students

  • Steve Auscavitch
  • Advisor: Dr. Erik Cordes
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  • Mariana Bonfim
  • Advisor: Dr. Amy Freestone
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  • Research Interests: Marine invasions, biotic interactions, biodiversity
  • Leonard Burg
  • Advisor: Dr. Darius Balciunas
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  • Carlee Cunningham
  • Advisor: Dr. Ray Habas
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  • Research Interests: Spatiotemporal gene expression, genetic basis of disease, signaling pathways in disease and development
  • Danielle DeLeo
  • Advisor: Dr. Erik Cordes
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  • Deep-sea ecology, marine biology, genetic and toxicological responses
  • Sarah DeVaul
  • Advisor: Dr. Robert Sanders
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  • Research Interests: Bacterivory by heterotrophic and mixotrophic protists
  • Alanna Durkin
  • Advisor: Dr. Erik Cordes
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  • Research Interests: Deep sea ecology, chemosynthetic communities, population modeling
  • Marianne Gagnon
  • Advisor: Dr. Brent Sewall
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  • Samuel Georgian
  • Advisor: Dr. Erik Cordes
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  • Research Interests: Community ecology and life history of deep-sea coral communities
  • Carlos Gomez
  • Advisor: Dr. Erik Cordes
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  • Research Interests: Deep-sea ecology and physiology, ocean acidification, octocoral community assembly
  • Joseph Kelich
  • Advisor: Dr. Weidong Yang
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  • Yichen Li
  • Advisor: Dr. Weidong Yang
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  • Diana Lopez
  • Advisor: Dr. Amy Freestone
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  • Research Interests: Marine ecology, biodiversity, latitudinal diversity gradient, functional diversity, metabolic theory
  • Noopur Mandrekar
  • Advisor: Dr. Raymond Habas
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  • Research Interests: Characterization of a novel component of Canonical Wnt signaling pathway
  • Nicole Mazouchova
  • Advisor: Dr. Tonia Hsieh
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  • Research Interests: Locomotor kinematics of semi-aquatic turtles during water-land transitions
  • Noreen McBrearty
  • Advisor: Dr. Mark Feitelson
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  • Krishna Mudumbi
  • Advisor: Dr. Weidong Yang
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  • Kaushik Nama
  • Advisor: Dr. Raymond Habas
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  • Research Interests: Characterization of novel components involved in Non-Canonical Wnt signaling
  • Safa Paroya
  • Advisor: Dr. Rob Kulathinal
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  • Ravi Patel
  • Advisor: Dr. Sudhir Kumar
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  • Research Interests: Inferrering past selection that contributes to human disease
  • Janne Pfeiffenberger
  • Advisor: Dr. Tonia Hsieh
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  • Research Interests: Comparative biomechanics, functional morphology, and ecomorphology
  • Michele Repetto
  • Advisor: Dr. Amy Freestone
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  • Nichole Rigby
  • Advisor: Dr. Rob Kulathinal
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  • Research Interests: Speciation, sexual selection and conflict, reproductive systems biology
  • Lisa Ropars
  • Advisor: Dr. Mark Feitelson
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  • Research Interests: Epigenetic profiles of human cancers and cancer initiation and progression
  • Andrew Ruba
  • Advisor: Dr. Weidong Yang
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  • #Research Interests: Cell biology, biophysics, super resolution imaging
  • Steven Schnell
  • Advisor: Dr. Weidong Yang
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  • Research Interests: Development, protein trafficking, cell signaling, super-resolution miscroscopy
  • Craig E Stanley Jr.
  • Advisor: Dr. Rob Kulathinal
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  • Research Interests: Speciation, lineage-specific evolution of reproductive systems, ethomics
  • Baihao Su
  • Advisor: Dr. Raymond Habas
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  • Research Interests: Molecular basis of the Wnt pathway
  • Qiqing Tao
  • Advisor: Dr. Sudhir Kumar
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  • Research Interests: Speciation, population divergence, DNA methylation pattern
  • Richard Wadsworth
  • Advisor: Dr. Raymond Habas
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  • Alexis Weinnig
  • Advisor: Dr. Erik Cordes
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