Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 1997
M.S.P.H. in Environmental Sciences and Engineering, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1994.
B.S. in Biology, 1990. The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Microbially-mediated Processes in Shallow Coastal Ecosystems
Landscape, restoration, and community ecology; understanding how structured habitats affect ecological communities at landscape scales
Numerical modeling of storm surge under hurricanes using coupled ocean-wave models, physics of the air-sea interface, influence of waves on surface momentum flux