Graduate Studies - Ph.D
Jerald (Jerry) Hansen, graduated with a B.S. in Chemistry in June 2017. Jerry was assisting with the synthesis of the tamarisk beetle (Diorhabda sp.) pheromones for the RIVRLab and the California Alliance for Tamarisk Biocontrol.
Student Research Assistant
Nicole graduated from the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor in 2011. She has lived and worked across the country and was the Coordinator for the California Alliance for Tamarisk Biocontrol, creating outreach materials for the RIVRLab. Her interests and experience include natural history collections, beach-nesting shorebirds, invasive species management, and conflict resolution in conservation efforts.
Graduate Studies - Bren School of Environmental Science and Management (Masters)
Graduate Studies - The Bren School of Environmental Science and Management (Masters)
Shelby graduated from Principia College in 2014 with a B.Sc. in Biology. She helped develop a comprehensive watershed monitoring program for the Santa Clara Watershed.
Emily has recently graduated and is now a postdoc in the Dudley Lab. Emily's dissertation work explored the effects of an invasive amphibian, the African clawed frogs, on native amphibian species. Her work explored predator-prey interactions, pathogen transmission, and invasive species detection using environmental DNA.