This is a list of faculty who are participating in the OIMB REU program and a brief overview of their research interests. REU applicants will need to indicate their top two lab choices on their application. More information about each lab can be found by clicking the faculty member’s name. Note that only the first six labs listed are participating in summer 2019.
South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve (Alicia Helms and Shon Schooler) – Estuarine processes and ecological communities from watersheds to nearshore marine environments Potential REU Projects
Craig Young – Reproductive biology, larval development, ecology of deep sea invertebrates Potential REU Projects
Richard Emlet – Ecology, functional morphology, and evolution of marine invertebrate larvae and juveniles (not participating in summer 2019)
Alan Shanks – Biological oceanography, larval ecology, and animal behavior (not participating in summer 2019)
Kelly Sutherland – Ecology and biomechanics of gelatinous zooplankton (not participating in summer 2019)