of Alabama, McNair Scholars Research Internship, Tuscaloosa, AL
Interned under: C. Fred T. Andrus, Assistant Professor of Geological
Sciences; established the variation of heavy metal
contaminate ratios within populations of Rangia cuneata. Research proposal accepted
spring of 2008, implemented summer 2008.
of Alabama, Paleoclimatology, Tuscaloosa, AL
Lab Assistant to Dr. C. Fred T. Andrus, Assistant Professor of Geological
Sciences; assisted in methods designed to analyze the stable oxygen isotope
ratios in shells from a shell mound in Sapelo
Marsh, GA. Methods used in this analysis have been applied to my own
of Alabama, Aquatic Ecology, Tuscaloosa, AL
Aquatic Ecology Lab Assistant to Dr. Arthur Benke, Professor of Biological Sciences; helped
establish a complex food web in the Cahaba River in Tuscaloosa, AL.