Lab Alumni

Recent alumni


Gretchen KroegerGretchen Kroeger Foley






Savannah Volkoff

Savannah Volkoff

Currently — Duke Pratt School of Engineering, Civil & Environmental Engineering Doctoral Program, Claudia Gunsch lab




Dissertation: Later Life Consequences of Subteratogenic Exposure to a Complex PAH Mixture in the Atlantic Killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus)
Currently — UNC Chapel Hill, SPIRE program



IMG_0064Audrey Bone, PhD

Dissertation: Incorporating Environmental Realism into the Toxicity of Nanoparticles to Early Life Stage Fish
Currently — US EPA, National Center for Computational Toxicology, Durham, NC



mariahMariah Arnold, PhD

Dissertation: Impacts of Mountaintop Removal Coal Mining on the Mud River, West Virginia: Selenium Accumulation, Trophic Transfer, and Toxicity in Fish
Currently — Stantec Inc., Vancouver, BC




Bryan Clark, PhD

Dissertation: Molecular mechanisms underlying adaptation to PAHs in Fundulus heteroclitus
Currently — NRC Postdoctoral Fellow at EPA Narragansett, RI.



Ty collecting biofilms from the Mud River

Ty Lindberg

Former Research Analyst
Currently: The National Ecology Observatory Network (NEON), Manager, Field Operations, Domain 2, Front Royal, VA




Lindsey Van Tiem Garner, PhD

Dissertation: Molecular mechanisms of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-induced teratogenesis in zebrafish (Danio rerio)
Currently – Consultant, CardnoENTRIX


Cole Matson, PhD

Former Post-doc & Executive Director of the Center for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology
Currently – Assistant Professor at Baylor University




Carrie Fleming, PhD

Dissertation: Interactions between environmental factors and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in developing fish: Molecular and developmental implications 
Currently – Senior Toxicologist, Dow AgroSciences, Indianapolis


Dawoon Jung, PhD

Dissertation: Effects of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on mitochondrial structure and function in the killifish.
Currently – Postdoc, B. Stanton laboratory Dartmouth University





Lauren Battle, PhD

Dissertation: The role of biotransformation on the toxic effects of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in the Atlantic killifish (Fundulus heteroclitus)
Currently – Postdoc, R. Schnellmann laboratory, Medical University of South Carolina




Alicia Timme-Laragy, PhD

Dissertation: Mechanisms underlying synergistic developmental toxicity of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in zebrafish
Currently – Assistant Professor, Dept of Environmental Health Sciences, UMass Amherst.