Postdoctoral Research Associates & Fellows

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Dr. Ana Arellano

Postdoctoral Research Associate

email: arellano@ufl.edu / (research group website)

Supervisor: Dr. Thomas Bianchi

Research Interests: Biogeochemical cycling of carbon in both marine and fresh water environments and processes that influence biomarkers and optical properties of colored dissolved organic matter.

Dr. Paul M. Bremner

Postdoctoral Research Associate

email: pbremner@ufl.edu

Supervisor: Dr. Alessandro M. Forte

Matthieu Le Meur

Dr. Mathieu Le Meur

Postdoctoral Research Associate

email: mlemeur@ufl.edu / (research group website)

Supervisor: Dr. Thomas Bianchi

Research Interests: Organic and mineral chemistry in fresh water environments using different techniques, trace metal cycling in surface ecosystems.

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Dr. Shaily Rahman

Postdoctoral Research Associate

email: s.rahman@ufl.edu

Supervisor: Dr. Jonathan Martin

Research Interests: Biogeochemical cycling of silica and authigenic clay formation; early diagenesis of tropical deltaic sediments; isotope geochemistry and development of new proxies to study weathering and reverse weathering processes; trace metal geochemistry.

Michael Shields

Dr. Michael R. Shields

Postdoctoral Research Associate

email: shields892@ufl.edu

Supervisor: Dr. Thomas Bianchi

Affiliated Postdoctoral Research Associates

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Dr. Amanda Waite

NSF-OCE Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Panama Canal Project – Partnership for International Research and Education (PCP-PIRE) Affiliate.

email: awaite@ufl.edu / (website)

Supervisor: Dr. Ellen Martin

Research Interests: Application of geochemical proxy techniques to biominerals for the study of climatic and oceanographic variability through time.

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Dr. Caitlin Young

Affiliated Postdoctoral Research Associate

email: caitlin.young@ufl.edu

Supervisor: Dr. Jonathan Martin

Research Interests: Coastal processes, stable isotope geochemistry, anthropogenic nutrient delivery to groundwater, and impact of sea level change on coastal solute flux.