Graduate Students

Graduate Students

Barreiro, Jose Manuel

PhD Student
800A Rieveschl

Evolution, Ecology, Geometric Morphometrics, Population Genetics.
Advisor: Dr. Petren

Berberich, Megan Elizabeth

MS Student
731 Rieveschl Hall

Advisor: Dr. Buffam

Conley, Rose E

Graduate Assistant

Crowley-Gall, Amber

PhD Candidate
800A Rieveschl Hall

Olfactory divergence in Drosophila mojavensis.  Behavioral genetics, olfaction, electrophysiology, ecological speciation
Advisor: Dr. Rollmann
Sensory systems in the Atlantic sand fiddler crab, Uca pugilator. Specifically, the visual and proprioreceptive systems. Animal navigation; vision ecology; neurobiology
Advisor: Dr. John E. Layne

Dodson, Alexis Nicole

Graduate Assistant

Elam, Robert J

MS Student / Research Assistant
703 Rieveschl Hall

Fetke, Janine

PhD Student
504B, Andrew W. Breidenbach Environmental Research Center
(513) 569-7560

Endocrine disruptors, epigenetics, bioinformatics/sequence analysis, DNA barcoding.
Advisor: Dr. DeBry

Garvey, Samuel T

Graduate Assistant

Gazi, Khaled S.

MS Student
820H Rieveschl Hall

microbiology, environmental microbiology,organisms from extreme envrionments.
Advisor Dr. Grogan

Golden, Alexandra Marie

Graduate Assistant

Gomez, Vishnu

Graduate Assistant

Gripshover, Noah Daniel Lory

MS student
851JA Rieveschl Hall

Hansel, Nicole

Graduate Assistant

Hassert, Jennifer C.

Graduate Assistant

Hintz, Chelsea L

Graduate Assistant

Holmes, Christopher James

Graduate Assistant

Jain, Rupal P

Ph.D. student 731 Rieveschl Hall

Jennings, Emily

PhD Candidate 710 F

Insect physiology, insect reproduction, reproductive biology, teratogenesis, epigenetics, RNA-seq, bioinformatics
Advisor: Dr. Benoit
Benoit Lab Website
 

Goldschmidt, Alicia

MS Student 731 Rieveschl Hall

Biochar amendment of green roof substrate: Effect on vegetation, nutrient retention, and hydrologic performance

Advisor: Dr. Buffam

 

Lallo, Madeline M

MS Student 851 JB

sexual selection, vibratory communication, behavioral ecology
Advisor: Dr. George Uetz

Merritt, Ben

MS student
703A Rieveschl

I have spent a lot of time with plant ecophysiology, genetic markers, and GIS. More recently I have been transitioning into the genetics uderlying phenotypic plasticity of floral morphology in violets. 
Advisors: Dr. Theresa Culley and Dr. Stephen Matter

Morris, David James

Graduate Assistant

Muthusamy, Arunkumar

Graduate Assistant


Neurobiology: Intersegmental signaling of prey-relevant sensory information in the medicinal leech, Hirudo verbana

Advisor: Dr. Wagenaar

Owens, Madeline

Graduate Assistant

Patmann, Matthew D

Graduate Assistant

Patterson, Cody L

MS student
800A Rieveschl

Electrophysiology, Olfaction, Host Plant Odorant Mixtures, Ecological Speciation

Advisor: Dr. Rollmann

Perfetta, Cory james

Graduate Assistant

Philpott, Megan E

Graduate Assistant

Plant Conservation, Cryopreservation, Plant Tissue Culture, DNA Damage, Population Genetics

Pickett, Emily E

MS Student
851C Rieveschl

Sexual Selection, Multimodal Communcation, Behavioral Ecology
Advisor: Dr. George Uetz

Powers, Mandy K.

PhD Candidate

Rieveschl Hall

513-556-9700

Evolutionary Genetics; Cave Biology; Craniofacial Morphology; Bone Development; Fluctuating and Directional Asymmetry.

Advisor: Dr. Josh Gross 

Schneider, Katelin A

MS student
Rieveschl Hall

Developmental Endocrinology
Advisor: Dr. Buchholz

Sears, Connor Rianne

Graduate Assistant

Shewade, Leena

Graduate Assistant

Developmental Endocrinology: Studying the role of Corticosterone (The Stress Hormone) in Amphibian Development.  Advisor : Dr. Buchholz

Stenger, Jack M

Graduate Assistant

Ornithology, Conservation Biology, Evolutionary Ecology, Natural History.
Advisor: Ken Petren

Sterner, Zachary Ryan

Graduate Assistant

Szuter, Elise

Graduate Assistant

Insect physiology, diapause, microbiomes

Titus, Lauren Elizabeth

MS student
820 Rieveschl

Parasitology; Drosophila / mite systems; nutritional geometry of parasitism. 
Advisor: Dr. Michal Polak

 

Tunison, Robert

Ph.D. Student
703A Rieveschl

Floral color change, plant-pollinator interactions, population genetics

Advisor: Dr. Culley

Walls, Trinity

MS Student
851JB Rieveschl

sexual selection, behavioral ecology
Advisor: Dr. Uetz

Young, Parker A.

Graduate Assistant