Brooke + " " + Coder

Brooke Coder

Origin: Pennsylvania, USA
Academic Advisor:
Dr. Marcie Lehman
Undergrad University:
Shippensburg University
Undergrad Degree:
Biology/Per-Medicine
Thesis Research: 
Detection of Rickettsia in Ectoparasites in PA
Professional Interests:
Academia, microbiology
Hobbies:
Reading, Reptile husbandry (mostly Ball Pythons [Python regius])

Erika + " " + Coover

Erika Coover

Origin: Pennsylvania, USA
Academic Advisor:
Dr. Pablo Delis
Undergrad University:
Shippensburg University, Pennsylvania, USA
Undergrad Degree:
Pre-Health Professions/Pre-Veterinarian Medicine 
Thesis Research: 
Amphibian Community Assemblage/distribution  
Professional Interests:
Amphibian research/biology consulting
Hobbies:
Drawing/painting, photography, hunting, videogames

Vladimir "Vlad" + " " + Rodolfo Rep

Vladimir "Vlad" Rodolfo Rep

Origin: Hanover, Pennsylvania. Originally from Argentina
Academic Advisor:
Dr. Pablo Delis
Undergrad University:
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania 
Undergrad Degree:
Ecology and Environmental Biology
Thesis Research:  
Snake colonization and movements in artificial wetlands
Professional Interests:
Academia, university and museum researcher
Hobbies:
Husbandry (snakes and tarantulas), hiking, photography, archery

Julia + " " + Russell

Julia Russell

Country/State of Origin:  Pennsylvania, USA
Academic Advisor: 
Dr. Pablo Delis
Undergrad University:  Kutztown University
Undergrad Degree:  Biology
Thesis Research:  Ringneck Snake Biogeography and Morphology in PA
Professional Interests:  Wildlife biology
Hobbies:  Herping, Horseback Riding, Hunting

Alexandria + " " + Shupinski

Alexandria Shupinski

Origin: Pennsylvania, USA
Academic Advisor:
Dr. Tim Maret
Undergrad University:
East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, USA
Undergrad Degree:
Biology/Organismal
Thesis Research:
Wetland Grazing Effects on Birds 
Professional Interests:
Mammal and bird conservation
Hobbies: Reading, writing, birding, photography

Hannah + " " + Roos

Hannah Roos

Origin: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Academic Advisor:
Dr. Tim Maret
Undergrad University:
Kent State University, Ohio
Undergrad Degree:
Biology, Zoology
Thesis Research:
Vegetation and aquatic turtle ecology
Overall Future Professional Interests:
Still figuring it out!
Hobbies:
Traveling, backpacking, baking, Frasier

Deidra + " " + Bryant

Deidra Bryant

Origin:  Long Island, New York, USA
Academic Advisor: Dr. Nathan Thomas
Undergrad University: Temple University, Pennsylvania, USA
Undergrad Degree:  B.S. Environmental Science
Thesis Research:  Nesting physiology in purple martins (Progne subis)
Professional Interests: Traveling wildlife biologist and wildlife rehabilitator
Hobbies:  Foreign languages, biking, traveling, playing flute and piccolo!

Shubham + " " + Sambhare

Shubham Sambhare

Origin: Nagpur, Maharashtra, India
Academic Advisor: 
Dr. Pablo Delis
Undergrad University:
Nagpur University, Maharashtra, India
Undergrad Degree:
Biology
Thesis Research: 
Ecology and fungal disease on Milksnakes in PA
Professional Interests:
Reptile conservation
Hobbies:
Herping, photography, fish keeping, cycling

 

Chaley + " " + Pace

Chaley Pace

Origin: Pennsylvania, USA
Academic Advisor:
 Dr. Theo Light
Undergrad University:
 University of Oregon, Oregon, USA
Undergrad Degree:
 Marine Biology
Thesis Research: 
Molluscs response to dam removal
Professional Interests:
 Malacology and aquatic invertebrates
Hobbies:
 Tide pooling, bead embroidery, gardenig

Brandi + " " + Griffith

Brandi Griffith

Origin: Winchester, Virginia, USA 
Academic Advisor:
 Dr. Theo Light
Undergrad University:
 Shenamdoah University, Winchester, VA
Undergrad Degree:
 Biology
Thesis Research: 
Brook Trout parasites
Professional Interests:
 Fish conservation
Hobbies:
 Hiking, fishing, kayaking 

Dominic + " " + Novella

Dominic Novella

Origin: Hasting, Pennsylvania, USA
Academic Advisor:
Dr. Theo Light
Undergrad University:
Lycoming College, Williamsport, PA, USA
Undergrad Degree:
 Biology and Environmental Sciences
Thesis Research:
 Crayfish influence on impacted stream food webs
Professional Interests:
 Conservation of marine/freshwater ecosystems, entomology
Hobbies:
Fishing, hicking, playing with insects and other potentially dangerous creatures