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Co-Directors

Dr. Stephen Bollens

Professor, School of the Environment and School of Biological Sciences

Director of the Meyer’s Point Environmental Field Station, College of Arts and Sciences

Curriculum Vitae:  SMB.CV.Mar2021

sbollens@wsu.edu

360-546-9116

Dr. Gretchen Rollwagen-Bollens

Associate Professor, School of the Environment

University Distinguished Teaching Fellow

Curriculum Vitae: GRollwagenBollens.CV.Mar21

rollboll@wsu.edu

360-546-9115

 

Aquatic Ecology Laboratory Staff and Students

RESEARCH STAFF  
Julie ZimmermanResearch Associatejuliezimmerman at wsu.edu
CURRENT GRADUATE STUDENTS
Salvador Robb-ChavezM.S. Student (Environmental Science)sbchavez at wsu.edu
Elsa ToskeyM.S. Student (Environmental Science)elsa.toskey at wsu.edu
Bianca Wong RodriguezM.S. Student (Environmental Science)b.wongrodriguez at wsu.edu
UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS & OTHERS
Mariah McCleskeyK-12 Teacher, Murdock Partners in Science FellowMariah.Mccleskey at vansd.org
Alixandra CokerK-12 Teacher, Murdock Partners in Science FellowAlixandra.Coker at camas.wednet.edu
Carol SandisonK-12 Teacher, Murdock Partners in Science Fellowcarol.sandison at vansd.org
FORMER POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCHERS
Dr. Alexander BochdanskyAssociate Professor, Old Dominion Universityabochdan at odu.edu
Dr. Karen FisherLos Alamos National Labkefisher at lanl.gov
FORMER GRADUATE STUDENTS
Katie Sweeney, MS Env Sci (2021)Research assistant, Aquatic Ecology Labkathryn.sweeney at wsu.edu
Jade Jacobs, MS Env Sci (2021)Research assistant and adjunct instructor, WSU Vancouverjade.jacobs at wsu.edu
Summer Henricksen, MS Env Sci (2020)Shellfish Biologist, OR Dept of Fish and Wildlifesummer.henricksen at wsu.edu
Dr. Vanessa Rose, PhD ENRS (2020)Water quality compliance specialist, OR Dept of Environmental Quality, Eastern Regionvanessa.rose at wsu.edu
Kristin Connelly, MS Env Sci (2019)Fisheries Biologist, Cramer Fish Sciences, Portland, ORkristin.connelly at fishsciences.net
Dr. Eric Dexter, PhD ENRS (2019)Postdoctoral Researcher and Marie Curie Fellow
The University of Basel, Switzerland
ericdavviddexter at gmail.com
Ben Bolam, MS Env Sci (2018)Phycologist, BSA Environmental Services, Cleveland, OHbenjamin.bolam at wsu.edu
Sean Nolan, MS Env Sci (2018)Research Assistant, Aquatic Ecology Lab, WSU Vancouversean.nolan at wsu.edu
Dr. Craig Haskell, PhD ENRS (2016)Columbia River Research Lab, USGSchaskell at usgs.gov
Dr. Tammy Lee, PhD ENRS (2015)Data Program Administrator, Transportation Research and Education Center, Portland State Universityleetam at pdx.edu
Whitney Hassett, MS Env Sci (2015)Owner, Geodesy Aerial Film and Photo, Carbondale, CO
Jesse Adams, MS Env Sci (2014)
Alyssa Bowen, MS Env Sci (2014)Staff Scientist, CH2M Hill
Keith Sorenson, MS Env Sci (2012)
Dr. Carl Wepking, MS Env Sci (2012)Postdoctoral Scholar, Colorado State UniversityCarlWepking at colostate.edu
Sarah Whitley, MS Env Sci (2012)Aquatic Scientist, Texas Commission on Environ. Quality
Josh Emerson, MS Env Sci (2012)Ballast Water Program Coordinator, Oregon Department of Environmental Qualityjoshua.emerson at wsu.edu
Joel Quenette, MS Env Sci (2010)Fisheries Biologist, WA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
Kate Olsen, MS Env Sci (2009)Director of Operations, Oregon Aqua-Farms
Jennifer (Duerr) Boyer, MS Env Sci (2009)Operations Research Analyst, Bonneville Power Admin.
Laura (Friedenberg) Hermanson, MS Env Sci (2009)Marine Flight Technician, WA State Dept. of Ecology
Joanne Breckenridge, MS Env Sci (2008)PhD Student, University of British Columbiajbrecken at eos.ubc.ca
Lisa (Marko) MacLellan, MS Env Sci (2008)Physical Scientist, Bonneville Power Administration
Eileen Graham, MS Env Sci (2008)Partnerships Manager, Office of Fellowships and Internships, Smithsonian Institutiongrahame at si.org
Sahrye Cohen, MS Mar Bio (2005)Coastal Program Analyst, San Francisco BCDCsahryec at bcdc.ca.gov
Dr. Scott Gifford, MS Mar Bio (2005)Assistant Professor, UNC Chapel Hillsgifford at email.unc.edu
Julia Fulmer, MS Mar Bio (2004)
Katherine Papastephanou, MS Mar Bio (2004)Science Instructor, Athenian School, Danville, CAkpapastephanou at athenian.org
Toni Ignoffo, MS Mar Bio (2004)Senior Research Associate, Estuary and Ocean Science Center, San Francisco State Univtignoffo at sfsu.edu
Darren Gewant, MS Mar Bio (2004)Hydrologist, PCH Survey, LLC
Amy Federline Dean, MS Mar Bio (2004)Math & Science Teacher, Jewish Community High School of the Bayadean at jchofthebay.org
Dr. Tammie Visintainer, MS Mar Bio (2003)Assistant Professor, College of Education, San Jose State Universitytammie.visintainer at sjsu.edu
Dr. Jeff Dorman, MS Mar Bio (2002)Executive Director, Farallon Institute for Advanced Ecosystem Researcchjdorman at faralloninstitute.org
Rian vanden Hooff, MS Mar Bio (2002)Sr. Policy & Legislative Analyst, Oregon Department of Environmental QualityHooff.Rian at deq.state.or.us
Dr. Tansy Clay Burns, MS Mar Bio (2002)School of Oceanography, University of Washingtontansy at uw.edu
Tessa Johnson, MS Mar Bio (2002)AP Biology/Ecology Teacher, Hackley School, NYtmj10_4 at yahoo.com
Gretchen Stoltz Brown, MS Mar Bio (2002)Project Manager, Civil Works Branch at US Army Corps of Engineers, Galveston Districtgssbrown at hotmail.com
Dr. Harmon Brown, MS Mar Bio (2001)Biologist, US Army Corps of Engineers
David Purkerson, MS Mar Bio (2000)Project Manager, Atlantic Environmental Solutions, Inc.
Ladd Lougee, MS Mar Bio (2000)Co-Founder and CTO of
Strongback Mobility AG
ladd at strongbackmobility.com
Dr. Christa Speekmann, MS Mar Bio (2000)Import/Export Specialist - Aquaculture at USDA-APHIS-VSchrista at utmsi.utexas.edu
Dr. Sarah (Mincks) Hardy, MS Mar Bio (1998)Associate Professor, University of Alaska Fairbankssmhardy at alaska.edu