Current Lab Members - Graduate Students
I am a first-year master’s student joining the lab from Jackson State University in Mississippi. In my previous research, I studied the temporal variations in macrobenthic invertebrates associated with beach nourishment. I was a SURFO REU student in summer 2020 in the lab. Also, my favorite dessert is ice cream.
My research interests lie in marine microbial ecology and interactions between microbes and their broader oceanographic systems. During my honors aquatic microbiology undergraduate degree at Oregon State University (OSU), I studied the effects of X-ray computed tomography on microbial communities in salt marsh cores, then pivoted to studying microbiomes of bleached corals for my masters Read More …