Directory

Directory

Tsvetan Bachvaroff

Research Assistant Professor
Bachvaroff Laboratory
  • DNA sequence analysis from data collection, assembly, annotation and phylogeny

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Office Room: 
3046
410-234-8849

Jie Bao

Visiting Scientist
Chung Laboratory

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Office Room: 
4077
410-234-8851

Colleen Burge

Assistant Professor
Burge Laboratory
  • Marine host-pathogen environment interactions
  • Invertebrate immune response and physiology

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Office Room: 
4059
410-234-8834

Jason Canham

Assistant to the Director

B.A., Political Science, University of Pittsburgh, 2009

M.B.A. Candidate, University of Maryland, April 2018

 

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Office Room: 
5083
410-234-8802

Feng Chen

Professor
Chen Laboratory
  • Marine viruses: isolation, physiology, biogeography, genomics and metagenomics of viruses in aquatic environments

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Office Room: 
4047
410-234-8866

J. Sook Chung

Associate Professor
Chung Laboratory
  • Neuroendocrine regulation on crustacean physiology of molting, growth, reproduction, sex differentiation and stress responses

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Office Room: 
4044
410-234-8841

Shiladitya DasSarma

Professor
DasSarma Laboratory
  • Post-genomics and biotechnology of salt-loving, radiation-tolerant, and cold-adapted extremophiles

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Office Room: 
5047
410-234-8847

Shaojun "Jim" Du

Associate Professor
Du Laboratory
  • Developmental biology, muscle biology, and genetics
  • Genetic regulation of muscle and bone development

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Office Room: 
3039
410-234-8854

Shadaesha Green

Graduate Research Assistant
Chung Laboratory

Shadaesha is a graduate of Hampton University, where she received a B.S. in Marine and Environmental Science and a minor in Biology.

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Office Room: 
4077
410-234-8851

Russell Hill

Director and Professor
  • Diversity and roles of microbial symbionts associated with marine invertebrates, in particular sponges

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Office Room: 
5083
410-234-8802

Rosemary Jagus

Professor
Jagus Laboratory
  • Translational control of gene expression
  • Regulation of gene activity during early development

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Office Room: 
3037
410-234-8822

Yantao Li

Assistant Professor
Li Laboratory
  • Micoalgal molecular biology and lipid biochemistry
  • Metabolic engineering for biofuels and bioproducts

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Office Room: 
5051
410-234-8833

Hanzhi Lin

Assistant Research Scientist
Hill Laboratory

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Office Room: 
4079
410-234-8843

Kaila Noland

Graduate Research Assistant
Jagus Laboratory

Kaila is a Molecular Medicine PhD student from UMB studying in the Molecular Physiology and Pharmacology Track.

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Office Room: 
3037
410-234-8823

Allen Place

Professor
BAS Lab
CAS Lab
Place Laboratory
  • Elucidation of the molecular mechanisms that permit organisms to adapt to unique diets, environments, and interactions (symbiosis)

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Office Room: 
3044
410-234-8828

Keiko Saito

Research Assistant Professor
ARC
Saito Laboratory
  • Aquatic microbial ecology and aquacultural microbiology

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Office Room: 
5043
410-234-8820

Eric Schott

Research Assistant Professor
Schott Laboratory
  • Health and disease of aquatic organisms

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Office Room: 
5043
410-234-8881

Harold Schreier

Associate Professor
Schreier Laboratory
  • Nitrogen and sulfur cycles of marine recirculating aquaculture systems
  • Nitrogen fixation in the gut of a wood-eating catfish

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Office Room: 
5042
410-234-8874

Ana Sosa

Graduate Research Assistant
Chen Laboratory

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Office Room: 
4047
410-234-8867

Kevin Sowers

Associate Director and Professor
Sowers Laboratory
  • Biology of methanogenic archaea
  • Anaerobic conversion of organic wastes to biomethane

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Office Room: 
5045
410-234-8878

Vikram Vakharia

Professor
Vakharia Laboratory
  • Viral pathogenesis of fish rhabdoviruses
  • Development of novel vaccines for economically important fish pathogens

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Office Room: 
5049
410-234-8880

Gerardo Vasta

Professor
Vasta Laboratory
  • Molecular, biochemical, structural, and functional aspects of protein-carbohydrate interactions relevant to immunity and early development

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Office Room: 
3048
410-234-8826

Ten-Tsao Wong

Assistant Professor
ARC
Wong Laboratory
  • Molecular, cellular and applied aspects of fish germ cell biology, reproductive physiology and vaccine development

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Office Room: 
5044
410-234-8876

Nilli Zmora

Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Zohar Laboratory

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Office Room: 
3375
410-234-8825

Yonathan Zohar

Professor and Chair, UMBC Dept. of Marine Biotechnology, Head, ARC
ARC
Zohar Laboratory
  • Fish reproductive physiology and molecular endocrinology
  • Broodstock management and hatchery technologies
  • Biotechnology for sustainable aquaculture
  • Environmentally responsible recirculating marine aquaculture

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Office Room: 
3041
410-234-8803