Past Graduate Fellows

Maryland Sea Grant Research Fellowship

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Novel Genomic Tools to Assess Fish Diet and Prey Quality and in the Choptank River

Start year:

2018

Advisor:

Louis Plough and James Pierson

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Assessing the Effectiveness of the Anacostia River Tunnel in Reduction of Eutrophication

Start year:

2018

Advisor:

Patricia Glibert

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Understanding the Distribution and Ecology of the Mysid Neomysis americana, a Key Forage Species in Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2018

Advisor:

Ryan Woodland

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Maryland Climate Resilience Indicators (MCRI): Participatory Indicators to Assess, Plan, and Evaluate Climate Adaptation Actions

Start year:

2018

Advisor:

Melissa Kenney

Fellowship at:

Appalachian Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Variation in Retention and Export of Atmospheric Nitrate as a Function of Land Use Across the Chesapeake Bay Watershed

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

David Nelson

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Quantifying Changes to Nutrient Cycling and Nitrogen Removal in an Estuary as a Consequence of Aeration

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Lora Harris

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Tracking Septic System Performance by Using Innovative Mass Spectrometric Approaches and Traditional Nutrient Measurements

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Michael Gonsior

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park,

Fellowship at:

Department of Plant Sciences

Project Title:

Resilience of Vallisneria americana in the Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Maile Neel

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Integrated Geospatial, Cultural, and Social Assessment of Coastal Resilience to Climate Change

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Michael Paolisso

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Improving Prediction and Visualization of Coastal Inundation on the Eastern Shore of Maryland

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Ming Li

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Understanding Atlantic Menhaden Population Dynamics Through Use of Data from a Large-scale Historical Tagging Study

Start year:

2015

Advisor:

Michael Wilberg

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Role of a Resilient Submersed Plant Bed in Mitigating the Effects of Increasing River-borne Particulate Inputs to Chesapeake Bay: Sediment Dynamics

Start year:

2014

Advisor:

Larry Sanford

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

From Genes to Ecosystems: Integrating Measures of Aquatic Biodiversity and Ecosystem Health Within Urbanizing Bay Watersheds

Start year:

2014

Advisor:

Alyson Santoro

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Role of a Resilient Submersed Plant Bed in Mitigating the Effects of Increasing River-borne Particulate Inputs to Chesapeake Bay: Sediment Dynamics

Start year:

2014

Advisor:

Cindy Palinkas

Fellowship at:

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Project Title:

Evaluating the Relative Impacts of the Recreational and Commercial Sectors of the Blue Crab Fishery in Maryland

Start year:

2014

Advisor:

Matt Ogburn, Marjorie Reake

Fellowship at:

Program for Society and the Environment at the University of Maryland College Park

Project Title:

Understanding the Effectiveness of the Watershed Stewards Academies in Maryland

Start year:

2014

Advisor:

Dana Fisher

Fellowship at:

Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology, University System of Maryland

Project Title:

Monitoring for Outbreaks of a Fatal Blue Crab Virus in Rivers with Soft Shell Production Systems

Start year:

2012

Advisor:

Eric Schott

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Forecasting Watershed Loading and Lagoon Response Along the Delmarva Peninsula Due to Changing Land Use and Climate

Start year:

2012

Advisor:

Lora Harris

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Unexpected Resurgence of Submersed Plant Beds in Chesapeake Bay: Historical Data Analysis and Modeling

Start year:

2012

Advisor:

Michael Kemp

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Advancing Ecosystem Based Fisheries Management: Biological Reference Points for Nutritional Status of Striped Bass (Morone saxatilis)

Start year:

2012

Advisor:

Reginal Harrell

Fellowship at:

Appalachian Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

A Biologically-Optimized Environmental Classification of Maryland Streams: Assessing Impacts of Stream Burial and Responses to Climate Change

Start year:

2012

Advisor:

Matthew Fitzpatrick

Fellowship at:

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Project Title:

Phragmites Australis Invasion in the Chesapeake Bay: Implications of Nitrogen Pollution, Elevated CO2, and Genotypic Variation for Tidal Marsh Management

Start year:

2012

Advisor:

Thomas Mozdzer, Andrew Baldwin and Pat Megonigal

Fellowship at:

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Project Title:

Phragmites Australis Invasion in the Chesapeake Bay: Implications of Nitrogen Pollution, Elevated CO2, and Genotypic Variation for Tidal Marsh Management

Start year:

2012

Advisor:

Thomas Mozdzer, Andrew Baldwin and Pat Megonigal

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

An Integrated Ecosystem Assessment of the Potomac River Estuary

Start year:

2011

Advisor:

David Secor

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Unexpected Resurgence of Submersed Plant Beds in Chesapeake Bay: Historical Data Analysis and Modeling

Start year:

2011

Advisor:

Michael Kemp

Fellowship at:

Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology, University System of Maryland

Project Title:

Effects of Cyanobacteria on Health and Disease of Blue Crab Callinectes sapidus: defining thresholds for exposure

Start year:

2011

Advisor:

Eric Schott

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Development of A Technical Brief to Guide Stream Restoration Strategies to Reduce Nitrogen Loads in Urbanizing Chesapeake Bay Watersheds

Start year:

2011

Advisor:

Sujay Kaushal

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Prescribed burns in the sustainable conservation and restoration of tidal marshes

Start year:

2009

Advisor:

Brian Needelman

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Intrapopulation Biodiversity, and Recruitment Pathways for Chesapeake Striped Bass

Start year:

2009

Advisor:

David Secor

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Cyanobacterial Blooms: A Roadblock To Estuarine Restoration?

Start year:

2009

Advisor:

Diane Stoecker

Fellowship at:

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Project Title:

Large-scale blue crab recruitment limitation in upper Chesapeake Bay nurseries: Dispersal and post-settlement processes

Start year:

2009

Advisor:

Eric Johnson

Fellowship at:

Appalachian Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Investigating impacts of headwater stream burial during development on downstream nutrient export to Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2009

Advisor:

Andrew Elmore

Fellowship at:

Appalachian Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

The Role of Genetic Diversity in Restoration Success for Vallisneria americana in the Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2007

Advisor:

Katia Engelhardt

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Investigation of stream restoration as a means of reducing nitrogen pollution from rapidly urbanizing coastal watersheds of the Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2007

Advisor:

Sujay Kaushal

Fellowship at:

Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

Project Title:

Reconstructing long-term patterns in sea nettle abundance and effects on the Chesapeake Bay food web

Start year:

2007

Advisor:

Denise Breitburg

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Ecosystem effects on living resources: Spatially explicit bioenergetic model of white perch carrying capacity

Start year:

2006

Advisor:

David Secor

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

How do changes in physical conditions and megalopae behavior affect blue crab recruitment variability in Chesapeake and Delaware Bays?

Start year:

2005

Advisor:

Elizabeth North

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Erosion, Suspended Solids and Submerged Aquatic Vegetation in the Little Choptank River

Start year:

2005

Advisor:

Larry Sanford

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Predicting the Restoration Trajectory and Water Quality Value of Benthic Microalgae in Shallow Water Chesapeake Sediments

Start year:

2005

Advisor:

Jeffrey Cornwell

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Primary production, spring blooms and control of recruitment in pelagic fish

Start year:

2005

Advisor:

Ed Houde

Fellowship at:

Johns Hopkins University

Project Title:

Prediction of Rip Currents

Start year:

2005

Advisor:

Robert A. Dalrymple

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Do Oyster Filtration and Wave Attenuation Associated with Oyster Reefs and Breakwater Improve Seagrass Habitat?

Start year:

2004

Advisor:

Larry Sanford

Fellowship at:

Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute

Project Title:

A Novel Approach to Inducing Sterility in Farmed Fish: Disrupting the Early Establishment of the GnRH System

Start year:

2003

Advisor:

Yonathan Zohar

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Sediment Biogeochemistry and Seagrass Bed Development: Implications for Restoration and Sustainability

Start year:

2003

Advisor:

Michael Kemp

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Growth and Recruitment of Juvenile Chesapeake Bay Blue Crab

Start year:

2003

Advisor:

David Secor

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Benthic Studies in Chesapeake Bay: (1) Analysis and Synthesis of Faunal Data in Relation to Sediment and Water Column Interactions and (2) Scope for Future Needs

Start year:

2003

Advisor:

Roberta L. Marinelli

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Winter Mortality of Chesapeake Blue Crabs, Callinectes sapidus (Confidential proposal with patent pending)

Start year:

2002

Advisor:

Thomas Miller

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Quantifying the Magnitude of Nitrogen and Phosphorus Removal Associated with Restoration of Oysters in the Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2002

Advisor:

Roger Newell

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Chitinosomes in Microbulbifer degradans: A New Paradigm for the Degradation of Complex Polysaccharides of Marine Origin

Start year:

2002

Advisor:

Ronald Weiner

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Mercenaria mercenaria - QPX: Immunological characterization of the host-pathogen interface

Start year:

2001

Advisor:

Robert S. Anderson

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

The spatial dynamics of blue crab in Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2001

Advisor:

Thomas Miller

Fellowship at:

Academy of Natural Sciences Estuarine Research Center

Project Title:

Does low dissolved oxygen favor dominance of gelatinous zooplankton in Chesapeake Bay?

Start year:

2001

Advisor:

Denise Breitburg

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Seagrass-eutrophication interactions: Role of spatial pattern

Start year:

2000

Advisor:

Michael Kemp

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Evaluating and improving larval stocking as a method to restore american shad in Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2000

Advisor:

Ed Houde

Fellowship at:

Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute

Project Title:

The gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) System of striped bass: Endocrine, molecular and applied studies

Start year:

2000

Advisor:

Yonathan Zohar

Fellowship at:

Johns Hopkins University

Project Title:

The long-term history of the Chesapeake Bay trophic state

Start year:

1999

Advisor:

Grace Brush

Fellowship at:

Academy of Natural Sciences Estuarine Research Center

Project Title:

The importance of understanding ecological complexity to predicting effects of multiple stressors on coastal systems (Year one of five)

Start year:

1999

Advisor:

Denise Breitburg

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Bioremediation of recalcitrant complex carbohydrate biopolymers by a novel marine bacterium

Start year:

1999

Advisor:

Ronald Weiner

Fellowship at:

Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute

Start year:

1998

Advisor:

Yonathan Zohar

Fellowship at:

Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute

Project Title:

The novel gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) of fish: its functions, regulation of synthesis and release, and potential use for spawning manipulations in striped bass

Start year:

1998

Advisor:

Yonathan Zohar

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Assimilation modeling of planktonic processes in Chesapeake Bay with aircraft and satellite ocean color data

Start year:

1996

Advisor:

Larry Harding

Competitive Graduate Research Fellowship

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Project Title:

Development and Validation of Novel, Fluorescence-based Tools to Screen For and Identify Urban and Agricultural Sources of Contaminants of Emerging Concern in the Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2018

Advisor:

Lee Blaney

Fellowship at:

Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology, University System of Maryland

Project Title:

Functional and Taxonomic Diversity of Microbial Communities in Microplastic Particles from the Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2018

Advisor:

Feng Chen

Graduate Research Support Grants

Fellowship at:

Salisbury University

Project Title:

Interspecific Interaction Between Ctenophores and Forage Fishes in Maryland Coastal Bays Using Stable Isotopes

Start year:

2019

Advisor:

Christina Bradley

Fellowship at:

Department of Environmental Science and Technology,

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Spatiotemporal Study of Yellow Perch from Chesapeake Bay Tributaries: Genetics, Hormones, and Histopathology

Start year:

2019

Advisor:

Lance Yonkos

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Microplastics from Wastewater Effluent as Vectors for Pharmaceutical & Personal Care Products to Rivers and Estuaries

Start year:

2019

Advisor:

Lance Yonkos and Alba Torrents

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Automated Crabmeat Picking Technology - Enhancing the Research Outcome through In-lab and In-field Studies

Start year:

2019

Advisor:

Yang Tao

Fellowship at:

Appalachian Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Start year:

2018

Advisor:

David Nelson and Keith Eshleman

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Start year:

2018

Advisor:

Jeremy Testa

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Characterizing Genomic Diversity of Wild and Planted Oyster Populations in Chesapeake Bay to Better Inform Restoration

Start year:

2018

Advisor:

Louis Plough

Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship

Fellowship at:

The Office of Congressman Alan Lowenthal

Start year:

2020

Fellowship at:

National Marine Fisheries Service

Start year:

2020

Fellowship at:

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Start year:

2020

Fellowship at:

NOAA Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, Climate Program Office

Start year:

2020

Fellowship at:

Oceanographer of the Navy

Start year:

2020

Fellowship at:

Oceanographer of the Navy

Start year:

2019

Fellowship at:

NOAA Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs

Start year:

2019

Start year:

2019

Fellowship at:

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Start year:

2019

Fellowship at:

NOAA National Sea Grant Office

Start year:

2018

Fellowship at:

NOAA National Centers for Coastal and Ocean Science

Start year:

2018

Fellowship at:

NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service’s Office of Science and Technology

Start year:

2018

Fellowship at:

U.S. Senator Cory Booker

Start year:

2018

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, Office of International Affairs

Start year:

2017

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Science and Technology

Start year:

2017

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Science and Technology

Start year:

2017

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Sustainable Fisheries, Highly Migratory Species Division

Start year:

2017

Fellowship at:

Environmental Protection Agency Office of Water

Start year:

2017

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Restoration Center, Office of Habitat Conservation

Start year:

2016

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation

Start year:

2016

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, Office of International Affairs

Start year:

2016

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Science and Technology

Start year:

2016

Fellowship at:

NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service

Start year:

2015

Fellowship at:

NOAA Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research

Start year:

2015

Fellowship at:

NOAA Formulation and Congressional Analysis Division

Start year:

2015

Fellowship at:

NOAA National Sea Grant Office

Start year:

2014

Fellowship at:

NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Protected Resources

Start year:

2014

Fellowship at:

NOAA Assistant Administrator Climate Goal Board

Start year:

2014

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Office of Laboratories and Cooperative Institutes

Start year:

2013

Fellowship at:

U.S. Department of the Interior

Start year:

2013

Fellowship at:

NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service

Start year:

2013

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Restoration Center, Office of Habitat Conservation

Start year:

2013

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, Office of the Assistant Administrator

Start year:

2011

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Office of Education

Start year:

2010

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research, Office of Policy, Planning and Evaluation

Start year:

2009

Fellowship at:

U.S. Department of Transportation, Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation

Start year:

2009

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service, Office of National Marine Sanctuaries

Start year:

2009

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of International Affairs

Start year:

2008

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service, Office of Sponsored Coastal Ocean Research

Start year:

2007

Fellowship at:

Marine Mammal Commission

Start year:

2007

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Special Projects

Start year:

2007

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service

Start year:

2006

Fellowship at:

NASA, Science Mission Directorate

Start year:

2006

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Office of Legislative Affairs

Start year:

2006

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service, Office of Response and Restoration

Start year:

2005

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Protected Resources

Start year:

2004

Fellowship at:

U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, Coast Guard

Start year:

2004

Fellowship at:

National Science Foundation, Polar Programs

Start year:

2004

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Biogeography Program

Start year:

2003

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Ocean Exploration

Start year:

2003

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Protected Resources

Start year:

2002

Fellowship at:

Environmental Protection Agency, Wetlands

Start year:

2002

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Marine Sanctuary

Start year:

2002

Fellowship at:

U.S. Sen. David K. Akaka, Aquaculture, Coral Reefs

Start year:

2001

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Estuarine Research Reserve System

Start year:

2001

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service, Office of Coastal Monitoring and Assessment

Start year:

2001

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service, Office of Marine Sanctuaries

Start year:

2000

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service, Coral Reef Task Force

Start year:

2000

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Endangered Species

Start year:

2000

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Coastal Ocean Service

Start year:

1999

Fellowship at:

U.S. Sen. Carl Levin, Great Lakes Task Force

Start year:

1999

Fellowship at:

U.S. Sen. Ernest F. Hollings, Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Start year:

1998

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service, Office of Sponsored Coastal Ocean Research

Start year:

1998

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service, Marine Sanctuary Program

Start year:

1998

Fellowship at:

U.S. Rep. Steven LaTourette, Great Lakes Task Force

Start year:

1997

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Sustainable Fisheries

Start year:

1997

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Ocean Service, Marine Policy

Start year:

1996

Fellowship at:

Oceanographer of the Navy

Start year:

1995

Fellowship at:

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Start year:

1994

Fellowship at:

U.S. Congress, Merchant Marine and Fisheries Committee

Start year:

1994

Fellowship at:

U.S. Rep. Dan Hamburg, Merchant Marine and Fisheries

Start year:

1993

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Office of Protected Resources

Start year:

1992

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Ocean and Coastal Resource Management, Sanctuaries

Start year:

1992

Fellowship at:

U.S. Sen. Ernest F. Hollings, Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation

Start year:

1985

Fellowship at:

NOAA, Marine Pollution

Start year:

1985

Fellowship at:

NOAA Office of Oceanic and Atmospheric Research

Start year:

1983

Fellowship at:

U.S. Sen. Lowell P. Weicker, Endangered Species

Start year:

1982

Coastal Management Fellowship

Fellowship at:

New Jersey Coastal Management Program

Start year:

2011

Fellowship at:

South Carolina Office of Coastal Resource Management

Start year:

2007

Fellowship at:

NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service

Start year:

1996

Marine Resource Economics Fellowship

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Start year:

2010

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Start year:

2008

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Start year:

2001

NMFS-Sea Grant Joint Fellowships

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Start year:

2001

Coastal Resilience and Sustainability Research Fellowships

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Project Title:

New Measures of Aquatic Habitat for Assessing Restoration Resilience

Start year:

2017

Advisor:

Matthew Baker

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Project Title:

Continuous Mapping of Channel Features for Monitoring Aquatic Habitat and Sediment Flux in Coastal Systems

Start year:

2017

Advisor:

Matthew Baker

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Salt Water Intrusion and Legacy Nutrient Release Across Coastal Farmland

Start year:

2017

Advisor:

Kate Tully

Fellowship at:

Appalachian Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Potential Pollution Trade-Offs for Sustainable Coastal Agricultural Management

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Eric Davidson

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Louis Plough

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Using an Individual-Based Model to Predict the Genetic Impacts of Hatchery Based Restoration of the Eastern Oyster (Crassostrea virginica) in Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Louis Plough

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park,

Fellowship at:

Department of Environmental Science and Technology

Project Title:

Linking Stormwater BMP Implementation and Mosquito Infestation to Resident Socioeconomic Status, Knowledge, and Attitudes in Two Suburban Watersheds

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Paul Leisnham

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Understanding Decisions to Participate in Oyster Aquaculture in Maryland-Implications of Livelihood Diversification on Resilience

Start year:

2016

Advisor:

Jen Shaffer

Fellowship at:

Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Application of an Individual Based Model to Understand the Effects of Climate Change on Blue Crab, Callinectes sapidus, Population

Start year:

2015

Advisor:

Tom Miller and Ken Paynter

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Exploring the Connectivity of Sediment Transport in Upper Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2015

Advisor:

Cindy Palinkas

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, College Park

Project Title:

Understanding the Complex Roles that Green Infrastructure Can Play in Improving the Resilience of Coastal Urban Zones

Start year:

2015

Advisor:

David Tilley

2013-2014 Graduate Research Fellowship

Fellowship at:

Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology, University System of Maryland

Project Title:

Diet and Feeding of Menhaden Using Barcoding Identification Based on Cox1 Sequences to Enable the Linking of Primary Productivity to Fisheries

Start year:

2013

Advisor:

Allen Place

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Project Title:

Implications of Restoration Design for Hydrologic Response in Urban Streams

Start year:

2013

Advisor:

Andrew Miller

Fellowship at:

Horn Point Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science

Project Title:

Fate of Carbon Produced by Winter Dinoflagellate Blooms

Start year:

2013

Advisor:

Diane Stoecker

Fellowship at:

University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Project Title:

Riparian Buffer Indicators of Eco-Hydraulic Function for Improved Watershed Management and Monitoring

Start year:

2013

Advisor:

Matthew Baker

Fellowship at:

Johns Hopkins University

Project Title:

Seasonal Trend, Source Appointment, Spatial Budget, and In-Stream Cycling of Nutrient and Sediment from the Susquehanna River Basin to Chesapeake Bay

Start year:

2013

Advisor:

William Ball

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