Lukas Bell-Dereske is a postdoctoral associate in the Evans lab. He is fascinated by the factors that drive plant and microbial community composition within the context of climate change. Lukas is currently exploring the microbial community of leaves of switchgrass (Panicum virgatum) and how rain drives leaf community assembly.
Undergraduate Researchers and Technicians
Zhenyao Ye is an undergraduate technician in the Friesen Lab.
Jordan Priebe is an undergraduate technician in the Friesen lab.
Zahraa Al-Tameemi is an undergraduate research apprentice in the Evans Lab.
Santosh Gunturu works with the Cole group.
Unser Hashsham works with the Cole group.
Corinn Rutkoski is a research technician in the Evans Lab.
Yahn-Jauh Su is a research technician in the Evans Lab.
Holly Vander Stel is a research technician and MMPRNT project coordinator.
Charity Mackie is a research technician in the Tiemann Lab.
Steve Gougherty: Technician in Evans Lab and Project Coordinator for MMPRNT.
Jeff Norman: Post-doc in Friesen Lab.
Shannon Carvey: Technician in Evans Lab.
Kevin Dougherty: Managed the Evans Lab.
Amanda Harden: Managed the Tiemann Lab.
Daniela Herrera: Summer 2017 research technician.
Will West: Post-doc in Evans Lab.
Jon Hileman: 2017 LTER-REU in Friesen Lab.
Harry Ervin: 2017 REU in Evans Lab.
Khalilah Smith: 2017 URA in Evans Lab.
Francisca Donkor: 2017 REU in Evans Lab.
Natalie VanDyke: Autumn 2016 research technician.
Kathryn Bloodworth: Summer 2016 REU student.
Kelechi Ukachukwu: Summer 2016 URA.
The MMPRNT project has been made possible though a grant from the United States Department of Energy.