University of Oregon

EMBOC Participating Faculty/Labs – Summer 2021

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 the three labs listed first with “Potential REU Projects” links will be participating in AND taking applications for summer 2021. Those labs with “Positions Filled” will be participating but not taking new applicants for summer 2021. 

Aaron Galloway – Ecology, trophic interactions in marine food webs, lipid and isotopic biomarkers Potential REU Projects

George von Dassow – Cell Biology and embryology of marine invertebrates Potential REU Projects

Svetlana Maslakova – Biodiversity, systematics and evolution of development in marine invertebrates Potential REU Projects

South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve (Alicia Helms and Shon Schooler) – Estuarine processes and ecological communities from watersheds to nearshore marine environments (Positions Filled)

Richard Emlet – Ecology, functional morphology, and evolution of marine invertebrate larvae and juveniles (Positions Filled)

Kelly Sutherland – Ecology and biomechanics of gelatinous zooplankton (Positions Filled)

Craig Young – Reproductive biology, larval development, ecology of deep sea invertebrates (NOT participating in summer 2021)