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Jason Williams

PhD Graduate 2016

Dr. Jason Williams has a B.A. in Biology from Augustana College, Illinois and a M.S. in Environmental and Forest Biology at SUNY Environmental Science and Forestry School. He earned a Ph.D. in...

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Mark Seelos

PhD Student

After graduating with a BS in earth sciences from UC Santa Cruz in 2012, I worked on water quality issues as a stewardship intern at a small non-profit, an Americorps Watershed Stewards Program member...

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Naivy Rodal Morales

PhD Student

I am originally from Mexico City, Mexico where I received my BS in Geological Engineering from the National Autonomous University of México doing undergraduate research on the origin and geochemistry...

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Jaycee Martinez

MS Graduate 2018

Hello! I’m Jaycee Martinez and before I became a Bobcat, I was a banana slug at UC Santa Cruz. I majored in Biology with an emphasis in biochemistry, but my trajectory was never crystal clear. I...

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Piper Marshall

MS Graduate 2011

Piper Marshall is originally from Honolulu, Hawaii and earned a B.S. in Civil and Environmental from Washington State University where she was a member of the university’s track team. She stayed at...

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Danielle Jones

PhD Student

I received my B.S. in Chemistry from UCLA and my M.S. in Watershed Management from Humboldt State University, where I worked on pollutant removal in the famous Arcata Marsh, one of the first...

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Michelle Gilmore

Staff Research Associate

My research interests are broadly related to geo- and environmental chemistry, landscape evolution, and intersections between ecological, geological, and anthropological systems. I began working with...

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Byran Fuhrmann

PhD Graduate 2020

I received my BS in Chemistry and a MBA in Strategic Sustainability from Humboldt State. At the time I working as the quality assurance manager for a local environmental laboratory and became...

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Ricardi Duvil

PhD Graduate 2015

Dr. Duvil has a B.S. in Environmental Engineering from Boston's Suffolk University and M.S. degrees in Applied Geosciences from University of Pennsylvania and Environmental Engineering from Johns...

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Lanka DeSilva

MS Graduate 2011

Lanka DeSilva earned a BS in Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering from University of Alabama and a M.S. in Environmental Engineering from Washington State University under Dr. Beutel...

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Stephen Dent

PhD Graduate 2012

Dr. Stephen Dent earned a B.S. and M.S. degree in Environmental Engineering at Montana Tech (Go Orediggers!), Montana’s Premier STEM University. He earned a PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering...

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Shelby Defeo

PhD Student

I completed my BS with an emphasis in Environmental Chemistry at The Evergreen State College in Washington, where my undergraduate research focused on water quality and mercury consumption in...

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Suzanne Cox

MS Graduate 2011

Suzanne Cox earned a B.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Washington State University where she was a member of Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honors Society and Division I NCAA women’s rowing...

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Melissa Conn

MS Student

Originally from Reno, Nevada, I received my BS in Environmental Science. Both my studies and fieldwork have emphasized aquatic ecology, limnology and stream/fish habitat monitoring. I moved to San...

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Julia Burmistrova

MS Graduate 2019

After earning a dual-BS in Bio-environmental Engineering from Rutgers University (New Jersey), I moved all the way to sunny California to get an MS in Environmental Systems at UCM. My passion for...

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Louis Amegbletor

PhD Student

I am originally from Ghana, West Africa and undertook my BSc Degree in Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, KNUST. I served as a Research...

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Marc Beutel

Principal Investigator

Dr. Marc Beutel is an associate professor of environmental engineering in the School of Engineering at UC Merced, where he started in July 2015.

Before this, he was in the Civil and Environmental...

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