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Toxicology/Chemistry Faculty

Faculty Research Potential Primary Advisor*
Paul R. Becker Transport and fate of contaminants in Arctic ecosystems; geographic and species-specific patterns of contaminants in mammals; biological and chemical factors affecting the transport of contaminants through food webs NR
Barbara A. Beckingham Environmental organic chemistry; human and ecological risk assessment; sediment remediation; microplastics; passive sampling YES
John A. Bowden Environmental chemistry, environmental forensics, metabolomics and lipidomics for human and environmental health assessments, 'omics' measurement, exposomics, identifying and measuring chemicals of emerging concern, mass spectrometry, pre-analytical strategies YES
Steven J. Christopher Development and application of high accuracy analytical methodologies for the determination of trace elements in marine biological matrices NR
Katy W. Chung Aquatic toxicology NA
Russell D. Day Biomonitoring of marine ecosystems and organismal health, environmental chemistry, coral stressors, health, and geochemistry, isotopes, heavy metals, trace elements in the marine environment, ocean acidification, sea turtle ecotoxicology YES
Marie E. DeLorenzo Environmental toxicology YES
Patricia A. Fair Marine mammal health assessment and impacts of environmental stressors; toxicological effects of contaminants NR
Michael H. Fulton Environmental health, aquatic toxicology NR
Leslie B. Hart YES
Peter B. Key Aquatic toxicology NR
John R. Kucklick Analytical chemistry, aquatic ecotoxicology NR
Eric W. Montie Marine sensory and neurobiology, marine bioacoustics (sound production and hearing), fish biology, marine mammal biology, toxicology, noise pollution, climate change YES
Paul L. Pennington Marine and estuarine ecotoxicology YES
Lou Ann Reed Environmental chemistry, ecotoxicology NR
Jessica L. Reiner Environmental and marine chemistry, analytical chemistry, bioaccumulation and biomagnification of chemicals of emerging concern, identification and quantification of chemicals of emerging concern YES
Denise M. Sanger Estuarine ecology and ecotoxicology, impacts of coastal development on estuarine environments, stormwater runoff YES
Tracey B. Schock Environmental Metabolomics - assessing health by identifying the physiological changes in marine organisms in response to environmental stressors/change, such as pollutants, disease, or temperature rise YES
Geoffrey I. Scott Aquatic toxicology YES
Erik R. Svendsen Epidemiology, environmental lung disease YES
Stacy S. Vander Pol Using marine animals, particularly seabirds, as biomonitors of environmental contaminants NA
John E. Weinstein Environmental toxicology; physiological ecology and toxicology of invertebrates and fish YES
Edward F. Wirth Effects of pesticides on crustaceans, particularly reproduction and physiology NR

*NR=did not respond to survey; NA=cannot serve as major advisor, but can serve on thesis committee