Graduate Student Directory

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Mehmet Acet

Master of Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology Student

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Kehinde Oluwafemi Adewoye

Master of GIS student

Advisor: Mike Hyslop

Sara Alian portrait

Sara Alian

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisors: Dr. Ann Maclean & Dr. Alex Mayer

Topic: Characterization of Ecological Water Stress in the US Great Lakes Region

salian@mtu.edu
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Rhiley Allbee portrait

Rhiley Allbee

Forest Ecology and Management (Peace Corps Masters International) MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Audrey Mayer

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Guswami Anwar

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisor: Dr. Erik Lilleskov

Ashlee Baker portrait

Ashlee Baker

Forestry MS student

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Roba Bdeir

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology PhD Student

Advisor: Dr. Oliver Gailing

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Ellen Beller

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisor: Joseph Bump

Topic: Ecological implications of predictable human-derived food subsidies

embeller@mtu.edu
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Nick Bolton portrait

Nicholas Bolton

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisor: Dr. Joseph Wagenbrenner and Dr. Thomas Pypker

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Kristin Brusso

Master of GIS student

Advisor: Dr. Ann Maclean

Kelsey Carter portrait

Kelsey Carter

Forest Science PhD student

Advisor: Molly Cavaleri

Topic: Tree ecophysiology in tropical ecosystems

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Michelle Cisz

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisors: Dr. Rodney Chimner and Dr. Sigrid Resh

Karen Cladas portrait

Karen Cladas

Forest Ecology and Management MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Andrew Storer

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Samuel Clair

Forestry MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Molly Cavaleri

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Stacy Cotey

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisor: Dr. Audrey Mayer

Brody Coval portrait

Brody Coval

Master of Forestry student

Advisor: Tara Bal

Topic: Timber Sales and Management

bdcoval@mtu.edu
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Matthew Custer portrait

Matthew Custer

Ecology MS student

Advisor: Dr. Ann Maclean

Topic: Geographic Information Systems

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Joshua Davis

Forest Science PhD Student

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Stella Dee

Forestry MS student

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Jhon Del Aguila Pasquel

Forest Ecology and Management MS student

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Iskender Demirtas

Forestry MS Student

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Wenping Deng

Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology PHD Student

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Aric Devens

Forest Ecology and Management MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Rodney Chimner

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Houjun Ding

Master of GIS Student

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Priyanka Dipak Kadav

Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology MS Student

Advisor: Oliver Gailing

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Brian Doughty

Master of GIS student

Akwasi Duah-Gyamfi portrait

Akwasi Duah-Gyamfi

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisor: Dr. Andrew Burton

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Elizabeth Ernst

Forestry MS student

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Kyle Fredrickson

Forest Ecology and Management (Peace Corps) MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Blair Orr

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Winona Genther

Master of Forestry Student

Advisor: Dr. Tara Bal

David Gilmore portrait

David Gilmore

Master of Forestry

Advisor: Tara Bal

degilmor@mtu.edu
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Noah Goyke

Forestry (Peace Corps) MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Blair Orr

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Monica Harmon

Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology MS Student

John Henderson portrait

John "Moose" Henderson

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisor: Dr. John Vucetich

Topic: Life History Trade-iffs in Moose: winter foraging and skeletal asymmetries

Scott Hillard portrait

Scott Hillard

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisor: Dr. Robert Froese

Topic: Intensive silviculture and environmental impact assessment of hybrid poplar plantations

schillar@mtu.edu
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Mike Hyslop portrait

Michael Hyslop

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisor: Dr. Andrew Storer

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Linda Kartano

Ecology PHD Student

Advisor: Dr. Joseph Bump

Sudhir Khodwekar portrait

Sudhir Khodwekar

Forest Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology PHD Student

Advisor: Dr. Oliver Gailing

Topic: Ecological Genetics and Genomics, Population Genetics of Forest Trees

Sirikorn Khumwan portrait

Sirikorn Khumwan

Molecular Genetics and Biotechnology PHD Student

Advisor: Dr. Oliver Gailing

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Shane Kleiman

Master of Forestry & Master of GIS student

Advisors: Tara Bal and Mike Hyslop

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Rita Kotch

Forest Science PHD Student

Advisor: Dr. Andrew Storer

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Andrew Kozich

Forest Science PHD Student

Advisor: Dr. Kathleen Halvorsen

Glenn Larkin portrait

Glenn Larkin

Forest Science PHD Student

Advisor: Dr. Peter Laks

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Yanyun Li

Master of GIS student

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Saska Lohi

Forest Ecology and Management MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Audrey Mayer

Will Lytle portrait

William Lytle

Ecology MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Mark Rudnicki

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Karl Meingast

Forest Science PHD Student

Shawn O'Neil portrait

Shawn O'Neil

Forest Science PHD Student

Advisor: Dr. Joseph Bump

Will Olsen portrait

Will Olsen

Ecology MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Joseph Wagenbrenner

Topic: Post-fire salvage logging and soil erosion

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Mustafa Kagan Ozkal

Forestry MS Student

Grace Parikh portrait

Grace Parikh

Forest Science PhD student

Advisors: Dr. Chris Webster and Dr. John Vucetich

Topic: Deer foraging ecology and landscapes

Alexandra Perrier portrait

Alexandra Perrier

Master of Forestry

Advisor: Tara Bal

aperrier@mtu.edu
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Megan Petras

Forestry MS student

Colin Phifer portrait

Colin Phifer

Forest Science PHD Student

Advisor: Dr. David Flaspohler

Joseph Pilkington portrait

Joseph Pilkington

Master of GIS student

Advisor: Dr. Ann Maclean

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Nathan Pinti

Master of Forestry Student

Advisor: Dr. Tara Bal

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Anamaria Planasclarke

Ecology MS student

James Rauschendorfer portrait

James Rauschendorfer

Forest Molecular Genomics and Biotechnology MS Student

Advisor: Victor Busov

Plant genome regulation and hormone regulation

Kaitlin Reinl portrait

Kaitlin Reinl

Ecology MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Joseph Wagenbrenner

Joanna Rogers portrait

Joanna Rogers

Forest Science PhD student

Advisor: Martin Jurgensen

Topic: Insect influence on below ground wood decay

Danielle Rupp portrait

Danielle Rupp

Forest Science PhD student

Advisor: Evan Kane

Topic: Northern peatlands/Alaskan peatlands

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Maria Elisa Sanchez Garces

Ecology MS student

Advisor: Dr. Rodney Chimner

Rose Schwartz portrait

Rose Schwartz

Applied Ecology MS Student

Advisor: Dr. Rodney Chimner

Darren Semones portrait

Darren Semones

Master of Forestry

Advisor: Tara Bal

Topic: Forest Succesion

ddsemon@mtu.edu
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Bryan Shideler

Master of Forestry Student

Advisor: Dr. Tara Bal

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Aysen Sozen

Master of GIS student

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Alexander Sprague

Master of GIS student

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Ben Travis

Master of Forestry Student

Advisor: Dr. Tara Bal

Andrew Von Duyke portrait

Andrew Von Duyke

Forest Science PhD Student

Advisor: Dr. John Vucetich

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Matthew Widen

Forestry MS student

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Jingjing Zhang

Master of GIS student