Department Directory

Faculty member Holly Michael examines sample in hand of student on Indian River


Below you will find information about how to contact our department faculty members, postdoctoral researchers, graduate students and staff. Each faculty member has a link to a profile page listing their research interests, appointments and more information. You can also browse the department's research focus areas or the college's research themes and find faculty who work in each area there.


Chandranath Basak

Assistant Professor

Clara Chan


Colton Lynner

Assistant Professor
portrait of John Madsen

John A. Madsen

Chair, Department of Earth Sciences
Susan McGeary

Susan McGeary

Associate Professor

Holly Michael

Director, Delaware Environmental Institute, and Professor, Unidel Fraser Russell Career Development Chair for the Environment
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Michael A. O’Neal


James Pizzuto


Neil C. Sturchio


Adam F. Wallace

Associate Professor

Jessica Warren

Associate Professor

Joint Appointments

Carolyn Voter

Assistant Professor
  • Billy P. Glass
  • Robert R. Jordan
  • Peter B. Leavens
  • Ronald E. Martin
  • John F. Wehmiller
Name Email Phone
Jessica Clinton
Anna Paula Soares Cruz 661-246-9558
Anner Paldor 302-898-9194
Chelsea Peters  
Cecile Prigent 302-831-8230
Abrar Quadery  
Name Advisor Email
Bektur Abdilla Sturchio/Wallace
Melinda Bahruth Jessica Warren
Benjamin Bashore Adam Wallace
Elisabeth Carver   Neil Sturchio
Ophelia Cristoph John Madsen
Louis Del Cueto Clara Chan
Lauren Donati Holly Michael
Omowumi Erukubami Carolyn Voter
Ryan Frederiks Holly Michael
Tobias Hasse Jim Pizzuto
Mary Hingst
Holly Michael
Rene Hoover Clara Chan
Max Huffman Jim Pizzuto
Catherine Hughes
Laura Johnson Chandranath Basak
Aruggoda Kapuge Isuri Umejya Kapuge Chandranath Basak
Christy Li Jim Pizzuto
Kuan-Yu Lin Jessica Warren
Abigail Nalesnik Jessica Warren
Robert Norville Martin/McLaughlin
Lazaro Oliva Colton Lynner
Desire Piphus Eliot Atekwana
Michael Powers Michael O'Neal
Tyler Schmidt Adam Wallace
Rajani Shrestha Colton Lynner
Amanda Sprague-Getsy Holly Michael
Emily Symes Chandranath Basak
Fang Tan
Holly Michael
Grace Tothero Clara Chan
William Vincett Martin/McLaughlin
Katherine Wiley Michael O'Neal
Nanqing Zhou Clara Chan
Name Title Email Phone
Aundrea Young
Business Administrator I
Julia Clemens
Administrative Assistant
Linnea Heraty Lab Manager 302-831-8022