Great Lakes Research Center

Graduate Student Directory

Christopher Adams

Christopher C. Adams

  • PhD Student, Biological Sciences
Brian Danhoff

Brian Danhoff

  • Graduate Student, Biological Sciences
Collin Diedrich

Collin Diedrich

  • MS Student, Biological Sciences
Chenfu Huang

Chenfu Huang

  • PhD Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering
James Juip

James Juip

  • GIS Analyst
  • PhD Student, Industrial Heritage and Archaeology

Advisor

Education

  • BS, Geology - Earth Science Education, Michigan Technological University 

Research Interests

  •  Industrial Heritage Interpretation
  • Community Based Heritage Management
  • GIS Applications for Heritage Interpretation
  • Great Lakes Mining History
  • Turn-of-the-Century Geologic and Survey Methods in the Great Lakes
Miraj Kayastha

Miraj Bhakta Kayastha

  • Masters Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Michael Madison

Michael Madison

  • PhD Student, Industrial Heritage and Archaeology

Education

  • MS, Professional Studies (GIS), Middle Tennessee State University
  • MA, Public History, Middle Tennessee State University
  • BA, History, University of South Carolina

Research Interests

  • Historical GIS
  • Rural Landscapes
  • Oral History
  • Folklore
  • Community Engagement
Valentin Pulido

Valentin Pulido

  • PhD Student, Industrial Heritage and Archaeology

Advisors

Education

  • MS, Historic Preservation, Eastern Michigan University 
  • BA, Sociology, Michigan State University
  • BS, Graphic Design, The Art Institute of Las Vegas

Research Interests

  • Industrial Heritage
  • Memory and Heritage
  • Cultural Landscape
  • Historic Preservation
  • Historical GIS
Maci Quintanilla

Maci Quintanilla

  • PhD Student - Biological Sciences
Emily Shaw

Emily Shaw

  • PhD Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Environmental Engineering
Gary Spikberg

Gary Spikberg

  • GIS Analyst
  • MS Student, Industrial Heritage and Archaeology

Advisor

Education

  • BS, Computer Science, Michigan Technological University 

Research Interests

  • Heritage Interpretation
  • French Canadian Migration
  • Record Linkage
  • Virtual Reality
  • Deep Mapping
  • Historical GIS
Xing Zhou

Xing Zhou

  • PhD Student, Civil and Environmental Engineering