Meet the River Center
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is interested in how groundwater connects / disconnects to the stream and causes runoff response in a watershed
Phil Savoy (Bernhardt lab)
Xiaoli Dong (Heffernan lab)
Aaron Berdanier (Bernhardt lab)
wants to understand how the ways urban watersheds are configured mitigates or exacerbates their impact on receiving surface waters.
is a wetland enthusiast, interested in the formation and persistence of coastal wetlands.
studies artificial aquatic systems- what's in your ditch?
loves soils, streams and the flowpaths that connect them
all about the hydrology of watersheds recovering from human impacts
likes thinking longitudinally about rivers.
is excited by trace metal movement through watersheds and their impact on people
Masters of Environmental Management Students
River Center Alumni
Matt Ross- former PhD student, Bernhardt & Doyle labs.
Matt Fuller- former PhD student, Doyle lab.
Erin Seybold- former PhD student, McGlynn lab.
Kendra Kaiser- former PhD student, McGlynn lab.
Maggie Zimmer- former PhD student, McGlynn lab.
Alex Brooks- former MEM student
Fabian Nippgen- former PhD student, former postdoc, McGlynn lab. Currently faculty member at Wyoming
Tiffany Messer- former postdoc, Doyle lab. Currently faculty member at University of Nebraska
Joseph Delesantro- former River Center Research Associate. Currently PhD student at UNC-Chapel Hill
Raven Bier- former PhD student, Bernhardt lab. Currently postdoc at University of Uppsala.
Kelly Shen- former undergraduate researcher, Bernhardt lab
Christa Kelleher- former postdoc, McGlynn lab. Currently faculty member at Syracuse University
Benjamin Colman- former postdoc, Bernhardt lab. Currently faculty member at University of Montana
Dr. Kris Voss - first official PhD recipient in the Duke River Center. Currently faculty member, Regis University
Meredith Steele - former postdoc, Heffernan lab. Currently faculty member at Virginia Tech
Alison Appling - former PhD student (Bernhardt lab), former postdoc (Heffernan lab), currently postdoc at USGS Center for Integrated Data Analytics
Chuck Podolak- former postdoc, Doyle lab