University of Wisconsin–Madison

Graduate Students

Sam Blackburn

srblackburn@wisc.edu

Research Profile

Advisor: Emily Stanley

Stream ecology, especially sediment buildup, macrophytes, carbon, and methane; StreamPulse project

Vince Butitta

vbutitta@wisc.edu
Research Profile

Advisor: Emily Stanley

General interest in freshwater ecosystem science, specifically problems associated with eutrophication, and roles of native freshwater mussels

Holly Embke

hembke@wisc.edu

Research Profile

Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden

Food web interactions following the removal of centrachids in a north temperate lake

Ben Martin

bemartin@wisc.edu

Research Profile

Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden

Spiny Water Flea and its impact on predator-prey relationships

Kousei (Martin) Perales

kperales@wisc.edu

Research Profile

Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden

Quantifying impacts of lakeshore development on littoral habitat and fish communities in north temperate lakes

John Rodstrom

rodstrom@wisc.edu

Research Profile

Advisor: Pete McIntyre

Ecology, life history, and conservation of migratory fishes; how dams and road crossing on these tributaries affect migrations

Mike Spear

mspear2@wisc.edu

Research Profile

Advisor: Jake Vander Zanden

Invasive species and community ecology

Whitney Thiel

wthiel@wisc.edu

Advisor: Tony Goldberg

Fish disease; validating an ELISA test for VHS (Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia) in fish

Patricia Tran

ptran5@wisc.edu

Research Profile

Advisor: Trina McMahon

Bioinformatics and aquatic microbial ecology

Emily Whitaker

ewhitaker2@wisc.edu

Research Profile

Advisor: Hilary Dugan

Examining how changing lake ice-on and -off times effect lake and surrounding ecologies