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Faculty Boswell Wing Assistant Research Scientist, ESSIC Now at: McGill University Earth System Science
Postdoctoral Scientists Weifu Guo Visiting Research Scientist Now at: WHOI

Amy Huff
Postdoctoral Research Associate Now at: Batelle National Laboratory

Alexey Kamishny Research Associate and Marie Curie Fellow Now: Asst Prof, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel

Sang-tae Kim Postdoctoral Research Associate Now at: McMaster University Geography and Earth Sciences

Marc Peters
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Chinese Academy of Sciences

Aubrey Zerkle Research Associate Now at: University of St. Andrews, Scotland
Technical Staff Craig Hebert
Laboratory Manager Now at: Plexus Scientific

Eugenia Leone-Gold Faculty Research Associate

Joost Hoek Faculty Research Associate

Yongbo Peng
Faculty Research Associate Now Postdoctoral Research Associate, Indiana University

Rebecca Plummer
Faculty Research Associate Now at: USDA, Beltsville
Graduate Students Michael Antonelli Graduate Research Assistant

Margaret Baker Graduate Research Assistant

Catherine Cooney
Graduate Research Assistant

Huan Cui Graduate Research Assistant

Daniel Eldridge Graduate Research Assistant

Milene Figueiredo
Visiting Graduate Research Assistant


Christine France
Graduate Research Assistant
Now at: Smithsonian Institution stable isotope facility

Heather Franz
Graduate Research Assistant

Nicholas Gava
Graduate Research Assistant


Nick Geboy
Graduate Research Assistant
Now at: USGS

Andrew Gonyo
Graduate Research Assistant Now at: DynCorp International

John Jamieson
Graduate Research Assistant Now postdoctoral research associate, GEOMAR (Kiel)

Palma Jarboe
Graduate Research Assistant Now at: USGS/Reston

David Johnston
Graduate Research Assistant Now Asst Prof, Harvard University

Kateryna Klochko
Graduate Research Assistant

Kristen Miller
Graduate Research Assistant

Harry Oduro
Graduate Research Assistant Now at: MIT (thence Univ St Andrews, Aug 2013)

Michael Pennino Graduate Research Assistant

Rachel Potter Graduate Research Assistant

Tamara Newcomer
Graduate Research Assistant

Sara Peek
Graduate Research Assistant

Allegra Small
Graduate Research Assistant

Rose Smith Graduate Research Assistant

Kaitlyn Steele
Graduate Research Assistant
Now: research technician, Env Sci and Technology, UMD

Mark Tyra
Graduate Research Assistant Now postdoctoral research associate at NIST

Michael Varni
Graduate Research Assistant

Nanping Wu
Graduate Research Assistant
Undergraduate Students Emily Boluda Undergr


Noah Bowman
Undergraduate Research Assistant


Thomas Braga



Kehinde Agbebekum
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Blessing Asuquo
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Laura Baker
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Jeremy Banker
Undergraduate Research Assistant
now in M.S. program, UMD/Geology

Tyler Baril
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Leandra Bitterfeld
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Peter Bernquist
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Liz Brabson
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Benn Breeden
B.S. (Hons) 2011; laboratory research assistant, 2012-2013
now in M.S. Program in Geosciences/Paleontology, UT-Austin

Jason Cassara
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Michael Conlon Undergraduate Research Assistant

Laura-Ray Diederich
Undergraduate Research Assistant

David Diekrup
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Susan Drymala Undergraduate Research Assistant

Grace Duke B.S. (Hons) 2016
now at University of Otago, PhD program in Departments of Geology and Marine Science

Austin Green
Undergraduate Research Assistant


Emily King
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Kalev Hantsoo






Jeff Harp
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Jennifer Harvey
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Craig Hebert
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Jonathan James
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Grant Jiang Undergraduate Research Assistant

Christina Justice Undergraduate Research Assistant Now in graduate program in Geography, UMD

Irene Kadel-Harder Undergraduate Research Assistant

Heyfa Khenissi
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Anthony Koval
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Kathy Krelove
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Eugenia Leone-Gold Undergraduate Research Assistant

Jessica Little
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Josh Long
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Zahra Mansaray Undergraduate Research Assistant

Andrew Masterson
Undergraduate Research Assistant Now in graduate school at Harvard University

Leah Mudd Undergraduate Research Assistant Towson Univ, computer science

Taylor Mauck
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Christine Missell
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Tyler Newton



Rebecca Ohly
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Greg Polley Undergraduate Research Assistant

Anastasia Poulos
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Courtney Ray Undergraduate Research Assistant

William Richardson
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Aarisha Shrestha
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Natalie Sievers
Undergraduate Research Assistant now in graduate school at Stanford Univ

Abraham Silverman
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Kristina Taylor
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Michael Thompson
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Michael Waller
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Mark Walsh
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Talia Walter
Undergraduate Research Assistant

David Weinstein
Undergraduate Research Assistant Now in graduate school, Univ Miami

Brendan Williams
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Kathleen Wright
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Paula Zelanko
Undergraduate Research Assistant

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ph. 301.405.8611 (IRMS lab)
ph. 301.405.1116 (chemistry lab)

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