Ph.D. assistantship is often available (normally begins in summer or fall semester​). If you are interested, please email us: 1) a cover letter describing your research interests, career goals and important experiences or accomplishments you have had, 2) current CV, 3) GRE scores, and 4) copies of transcripts. The deadline is every January 5th.

Current Team Members

Dr. Yuying Zhang

Working Experience

Associate Professor, Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus, Miami, FL               2018 ~ present

Assistant Professor, Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus, Miami, FL                2011~ 2018

Research Associate, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, Fairhaven, MA                                2009 ~ 2011

Education
PhD, University of Maine,
Orono, ME                                                                                                        2010

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​MS, University of Maine, Orono, ME                                                                                                          2005

BS, East China University of Science and Technology, ​Shanghai, Shanghai, China                            2003

Matt Woodstock  PhD student

 

Working Experience

Research Assistant, Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus, Miami, FL               2019 ~ present

Teaching Assistant, Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus, Miami, FL               2018 ~ 2019

STEM Educator, Museum of Discovery and Science, Fort Lauderdale, FL                                        2017 ~ present

Sea Turtle Specialist, Broward County Sea Turtle Conservation Program                                      2016 ~ 2018

Research Assistant, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL                                        2016 ~ 2018

Teaching Assistant, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL                                         2017

Nature Educator, Barbara C. Harris Summer Camp, Greenfield, NH                                               Sum 2015

Chief Scientist, Coastal Marine Education and Research Academy, Clearwater, FL                       Sum 2014

 

Education                               

MS, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL                                                                       2018

BS, Beloit College, Beloit, WI                                                                                                                      2015

Alexander Shenton  PhD Student

 

Working Experience

Teaching Assistant, Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus, Miami, FL                2016~ 2017 & 

                                                                                                                                                                        2019~present

Research Assistant, Florida International University, Biscayne Bay Campus, Miami, FL               2017~ 2019 

Biological Aid, USDA Forest Service, Stanislaus National Forest, Groveland                                    2014

 

Education 

BS, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA                                                                                             2016

Exchange Student, Monteverde Institute, Costa Rica                                                                          2014

Exchange Student, University of Cairo, Egypt                                                                                       2013