Current Lab Members
|Dr. Kevin E. McCluney||Google Scholar Profile (with links to papers)|
|Jacob Buchanan||PhD; Interested in spatial and temporal variation in populations, communities, and ecosystems|
|Margaret Duffy||MS; Interested in using isotopes to understand phosphate recycling in agricultural soils|
|Rachel Paull||MS; Studying how animals and plants influence nutrient cycling in agricultural ditches experiencing different management|
|Alessia Saul||MS; Interested in effects of wastewater chemicals on food webs and amphibians|
|Kaitlyn Niek||Undergraduate; Interested in nutritional ecology of pollinators|
Graduate Student Alumni
|Dr. Justin Burdine||PhD, 2019
Studied factors influencing pollination services in urban gardens
|Dr. Melanie Marshall||PhD, 2019
Studied how trace chemicals influence aquatic-terrestrial linkages in riverine ecosystems
|Melissa Seidel||MS, 2019
Studied pollinator food webs
|John Woloschuk||MS, 2019
Studied bat and spider spillover predation
|Gabrielle Metzner||MS, 2018
Currently a project scientist at Kieser & Associates.
Studied rates of phosphorus flux via emergent insects across ditch management.
|Jamie Becker||MS, 2017
Currently a technician at Berks Envirotech.
Studied how water balance interacts with life-history to influence foraging behavior.(Website)
Investigating urban bees
Investigating bee physiology
Helping with funded project to better understand how animals and plants influence nutrient cycling in agricultural ditches experiencing different management.
Helping with project to understand nutritional quality of cyanobacterial algal blooms for shore consumers and with other projects in the lab.
Ashley Everett, BS 2018
Investigating the influence of fluoride on biofilms. Currently in dental school at Ohio State University.
Andie Fisher, BS 2018
Helping with all aspects of research. Her own research interests lie with sea turtle conservation. Currently in graduate school at University of South Florida.
Edward Lagucki, BS 2017
Studied association between urbanization and flying arthropods (Lagucki et al. 2017). Currently MS student at Colorado State.
Matt Zach, BS 2016
Studied thermal and hygric limits of spiders and crickets.
Haley Ingram, BS 2016
Examined the relationship between riverine ecosystem condition (e.g. water quality) and human perception of those conditions within different socioeconomic groups, as well as the effects of exposing study participants to different types of written statements about local ecosystem condition. Currently law student at Ohio State.