Affiliates

The following are scientists and resource managers affiliated with the GCRC. Clicking on the available links will take you to the individual’s professional website for more information about their research interests, publications, and activities.

NameProfessional TitleAffiliation
Merryl AlberProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Clark AlexanderDirectorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
Jill AndrewsChief of Coastal ManagementCoastal Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Kim AndrewsCoastal Ecology SpecialistMarine Extension and GA Sea Grant, University of Georgia
Asli AslanAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Environmental Health Sciences, Georgia Southern University
Dave BachoonProfessorBiological and Environmental Sciences, Georgia College and State University
Len BalthisMarine BiologistNOAA
Andrei BarkovskiiProfessorDepartment of Microbiology, Georgia College and State University
Kyle BarrettAssociate ProfessorSchool of Forestry and Environmental Conservation, Clemson University
Sergio BernardesAssociate Director/Adjunct Ass't ProfessorCenter for Geospatial Research/Dept. of Geography, University of Georgia
Matthew BilskieAssistant ProfessorCollege of Engineering, University of Georgia
Marsha BlackAssociate Professor EmeritusEnvironmental Health Science, College of Public Health, University of Georgia
Brian BledsoeDirectorInstitute for Resilient Infrastructure Systems, University of Georgia
Thomas BlissDirector of Shellfish Research LabUniversity of Georgia Marine Extension Service
Elizabeth BoothEnvironmental Protection Division, Georgia DNR
Annalisa BraccoProfessorSchool of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology
Jay BrandesProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
Robert BringolfProfessorWarnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia
Jessica BrownStormwater SpecialistUniversity of Georgia Marine Extension Service/Georgia Sea Grant
Clifton BuckAssistant ProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
Adrian BurdAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Karl BurgessGeorgia Department of Natural Resources
David BushProfessorDepartment of Geosciences, State University of West Georgia
Jeb ByersMeigs Distinguished Teaching ProfessorOdum School of Ecology, University of Georgia
Jon CalabriaAssociate ProfessorSchool of Environment and Design, University of Georgia
Cristina CalestaniAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Biology, Valdosta State University
John CarrollAssistant ProfessorDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Ben CarswellJekyll Island Authority
Renato CastelaoDepartment of Marine SciencesUniversity of Georgia
Greg CherryHydrologistU.S. Geological Survey
Russ ClarkSenior Research ScientistSchool of Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology
Kimberley CobbGeorgia Power Chair and ADVANCE ProfessorGeorgia Institute of Technology
Natalie CohenAssistant ProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
Risa CohenProfessorDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Bob CooperProfessorWarnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia
David CottenOak Ridge National Laboratory, U.S. Dept. of Energy
Tara CoxProfessorMarine and Environmental Sciences Department, Savannah State University
Chris CraftProfessorSchool of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University
Marci CulleyAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Social Sciences, University of Coastal Georgia
Carla CurranProfessorMarine and Environmental Sciences Department, Savannah State University
Nancy DalmanProfessor and Department Head Department of Biology, University of North Georgia
Jeremy DeemyAssistant ProfessorDeptartment of Natural Science, Coastal College of Georgia
Bert DeenerWildlife Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Thomas DiChristinaMarine Science and Technology Program, Georgia Institute of Technology
Daniela Di IorioProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Jordan DodsonWetland EcologistCoastal Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Lisa DonovanDistinguished Research ProfessorDepartment of Plant Biology, University of Georgia
Sue EbanksAssociate ProfessorMarine and Environmental Sciences Department, Savannah State University
Catherine EdwardsAssistant ProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
Jason EvansAssociate ProfessorStetson University
Francesco FedeleAssociate ProfessorSchool of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Susana FerreiraAssociate ProfessorCollege of Agricultural and Environmental Science, University of Georgia
Bryan FluechAssociate Director of Marine ExtensionMarine Extension Service, University of Georgia
Marc FrischerProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
George FuAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Civil Engineering and Construction, Georgia Southern University
Damon GannonAssistant Director for AcademicsUniversity of Georgia Marine Institute
Kimberly GarveyChief, Planning DivisionSavannah District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Sophie GeorgeProfessorDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Tony GiarrussoSenior Research ScientistCenter for Geographic Information Systems, Georgia Institute of Technology
Dan GleasonProfessorDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Adam GreerAssistant ProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
Mark GregorySoutheast Coast Network, National Park Service
Matthew GribbleAssistant ProfessorRollins School of Public Health, Emory University
Dominic GuadagnoliCoastal Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Michele GuidoneAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Rachel GuyResearch CoordinatorSapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve
Kevin HaasCo-Director & Associate Professor, OSE and Chair GCSchool of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
Dean HardyAssistant ProfessorGeography; Earth Ocean and Environment
College of Arts and Sciences, University of Georgia
Scott HarrisonAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Liz HarveyAssistant ProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
Matt HauerAssistant ProfessorDepartment of Sociology, Florida State University
Fred HayCoastal Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Mark HayCo-Director & Regents Professor, OSE & Harry and Linda Teasley ChairSchool of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology
Doug HaymansCoastal Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Nik HeynenProfessorDepartment of Geography, ICON, University of Georgia
Kelly HillCoastal Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Christine HladikAssistant ProfessorGeology & Geography Department, Georgia Southern University
Tate HolbrookAssociate Professor of BiologyDepartment of Natural Sciences, Coastal College of Georgia
Brian HopkinsonAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Charles HopkinsonEmeritus ProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Dionne HoskinsDirectorNOAA Sponsored Programs, Savannah State University
Elizabeth HunterAssistant ProfessorDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Jeffrey HylandCenter for Coastal Monitoring, National Ocean Service, NOAA
Chester JacksonAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Geology & Geography, Georgia Southern University
Jenna JambeckAssociate ProfessorCollege of Engineering, University of Georgia
Heather JoestingAssistant ProfessorDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Samantha JoyeProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Amanda KaltenbergAssociate ProfessorMarine and Environmental Sciences Department, Savannah State University
Jacque KellyAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Geology & Geography, Georgia Southern University
Lawrence KiageAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Geo Sciences, Georgia State University
Elizabeth KingAssociate ProfessorOdum School of Ecology and Warnell School of Forest & Natural Resources, University of Georgia
Jeffrey KingProject ManagerU.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Jennifer KlineCoastal Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Joel KostkaProfessorSchool of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology
Craig LandryProfessorDepartment of Agricultural & Applied Economics, University of Georgia
Jason LeeWildlife Resources Division, Nongame Conservation Section, Georgia DNR
Erin LippAssociate ProfessorUniversity of Georgia College of Public Health, University of Georgia
Jan MacKinnonCoastal Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Thomas ManningProfessorDepartment of Chemistry, Valdosta State University
A. Loren MathewsLecturerDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Brian McCallumU.S. Geological Survey
Patricia MedeirosAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Christof MeileProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Melissa MemorySuperintendentNational Park Service
Brian MeyerLecturerDepartment of Geosciences, Georgia State University
Bill MillerProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Deepak MishraProfessor and Associate HeadDepartment of Geography, University of Georgia
Yank MooreConservation Land ManagerJekyll Island Authority
Mary Ann MoranRegents' Professor & Distinguished Research ProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Holly NanceAssistant Professor of BiologyDepartment of Natural Sciences, College of Coastal Georgia
Nate NibbelinkProfessorWarnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia
Colby PefferCoastal Resources Division, Georgia DNR
Steve PenningsProfessorDepartment of Biology and Biochemistry, University of Houston
Carol PrideProfessorMarine and Environmental Sciences Department, Savannah State University
Stephen RamosAssociate ProfessorCollege of Environment and Design, University of Georgia
Jim ReichardProfessorDepartment of Geology and Geography, Georgia Southern University
Elizabeth ReitzProfessor EmeritusDepartment of Anthropology, University of Georgia
Fredrick RichEmeritus Professor Department of Geology and Geography, Georgia Southern University
Mark RisseGeorgia Power Professor of Water PolicyUniversity of Georgia; Director of Georgia Sea Grant and Marine Extension
Sara Rivero-CalleAssistant ProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
Doug SamsonDirector (Reserve Manager)Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve
James SandersEmeritus ProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
William SavidgeAssistant ProfessorSkidaway Institute of Oceanography
Brian SillimanRachel Carson Professor of Marine Conservation BiologyDuke University
Amanda SpivakAssociate ProfessorDepartment of Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
David StooksburyAssociate ProfessorCollege of Engineering, University of Georgia
Lori SutterResearch ScientistUniversity of Georgia
Victor ThompsonProfessorDepartment of Anthropology, University of Georgia
Anna TolineSE Regional Marine Scientist and Ocean Program Coordinator
Water Resources Division, National Park Service
Alice VickEnvironmental Protection Division (Coastal District), Georgia DNR
Stephen VivesProfessorDepartment of Biology, Georgia Southern University
Sally WalkerProfessorDepartments of Geology and Marine Sciences, University of Georgia
Laura WallerCultural Resources Management, National Park Service
John WaresAssociate ProfessorOdum School of Ecology, University of Georgia
Susan WildeAssociate ProfessorWarnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of Georgia
Alicia WilsonProfessorSchool of the Earth, Ocean& Environment, University of South Carolina
Jeannette YenProfessorSchool of Biological Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology