Ecological Risk and Restoration Team
DegreePh.D., Ecology, Louisiana State University, 2009.
Current RoleEcologist, Ecological Resources and Systems, with responsibility for evaluating the ecological impacts of energy projects and conducting ecological risk assessments.
CapabilitiesFreshwater and marine ecosystem ecology; ecological risk assessment; environmental toxicology; environmental impact assessment.
- Co-principal investigator: Study of offshore food webs in the Gulf of Mexico.
- Project ecologist: Evaluations of the impacts of solar energy developments and the potential for invasive species transfer through the Chicago Area Waterway System; assessments of the ecological risks of marine and current-based hydrokinetic technologies, as well as outer continental oil and gas leasing.