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Jessica Reiner

National Institute of Standards and Technology

Address: Hollings Marine Laboratory, 331 Fort Johnson Road
Phone: 843.460.9894


Ph.D. Environmental Chemistry, 2007, State University of New York, Albany
B.S. Chemistry & Chemical Oceanography, 2001, University of Rhode Island

Research Interests

  • Environmental and Marine Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Bioaccumulation and Biomagnification of Chemicals of Emerging Concern
  • Identification and Quantification of Chemicals of Emerging Concern

Current research projects

  • Development of analytical methods for chemicals of emerging concern
  • Assessment fo temporal and spatial trends of chemicals in the environment
  • Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl substances in the environment


  • Reiner, J.L.; Becker, P.B.; Gribble, M.O.; Lynch, J.M.; Moors, A.J.; Ness, J.; Peterson, D.; Pugh, R.S.; Ragland, T.; Rimmer, C.; Rhoderick, J.; Schantz, M.M., Trevillian, J.; Kucklick, J.R. Organohalogen contaminants and vitamins in Northern Fur Seals (Callorhinus ursinus) collected during subsistent hunts in Alaska. Archives Environ. Cont. Tox. 2016. 70, 96-105.
  • Reiner, J.L.; Place, B.J. “Perfluorinated Alkyl Acids in Wildlife.” Toxicological Effects of Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances. Ed. Jamie C. DeWitt. New York: Humana Press, 2015, 127-150. Print.
  • Reiner, J.L.; Blaine, A.C.; Higgins, C. P.; Huset, C.; Jenkins, T.M.; Kwadijk, C.; Lange, C.; Muir, D.C.G.; Reagen, W.; Rich, C.; Small, J.M.; Strynar, M.J.; Washington, J.W.; Yoo, H.; Keller, J.M. Polyfluorinated Substances in Abiotic Standard Reference Materials. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2015. 407, 2975-2983.
  • Brent, L.C.; Reiner, J.L.; Sander, L.C.; Dickerson, R.R. A method for characterization of low molecular weight organic acids in atmospheric aerosols using ICMS. Anal. Chem. 2014. 86, 7328-7336.
  • Yordy, J.E.; Rossman, S.; Ostrom, P.H.; Reiner, J.L.; Bargnest, K.; Hughes, S.; Elliot, J.D. Levels of chlorinated, brominated, and perfluorinated contaminants in birds of prey spanning multiple trophic levels. J. of Wildlife Disease. 2013. 49, 347-354.
  • Hoguet, J.; Keller, J.M.; Reiner, J.L.; Kucklick, J.R.; Bryan, C.E.; Moors, A.J.; Pugh, R.S.; Becker, P.R. Spatial and temporal trends of persistent organic pollutants and mercury in beluga whales (Delphinapterus leucas) from Alaska. Sci. Total Environ. 2013. 449, 285-294.
  • Phinney, K. W.; Ballihaut, G.; Bedner, M.; Benford, B.S.; Camara, J.E.; Christopher, S.J.; Davis, W.C.; Dodder, N.G.; Eppe, G.; Guthrie, W.F.; Hagwood, C.R.; Lang, B.E.; Leigh, S.D.; Long, S.E.; Lowenthal, M.S.; McGaw, E.A.; Murphy, K.E.; Nelson, B.C.; Predergast, J.L.; Reiner, J.L.; Rimmer, C.A.; Sander, L.C.; Schantz, M.M.; Sharpless, K.E.; Sniegoski, L.T.; Tai, S.S.; Thomas, J.B.; Vetter, T.W.; Welch, M.J.; Wise, S.A.; Wood, L.J. Yen, J.H.; Zhang, N. Development of a Standard Reference Material for Metabolomics Research. Anal. Chem. 2013. 85, 11732–1173.
  • Reiner, J.L.; O’Connell, S.G.; Butt, C.; Mabury, S.; Small, J.; De Silva, A.O.; Muir, D.; Delinsky, A.; Strynar, M.J.; Lindstrom, A.B.; Reagen, W.; Malinsky, M.; Schäfer, S.; Kwadijk, C.; Schantz, M.M.; Keller, J.M. Determination of Perfluorinated Alkyl Acid Concentrations in Biological Standard Reference Materials. Anal Bioanal Chem. 2012. 9, 2683-2692.