Faculty and Scientists

SFS Faculty and Scientists

profile photoCarmen AguilarAssociate ScientistSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1755aguilar@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 114

Effects of invasive species on food web interactions and ecophysiology

profile photoFred BinkowskiSenior ScientistSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1723sturgeon@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 174B

Fisheries biology, lake sturgeon biology, early life history of Great Lakes fishes, aquaculture, urban aquaculture

profile photoHarvey BootsmaAssociate ProfessorSchool of Freshwater Science(414) 382-1717hbootsma@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 2087/2054

Tropical limnology, nutrient cycling, food webs, carbon dynamics

profile photoMichael CarvanProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1706carvanmj@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility

Toxicology, toxicogenomics, epigenetics, behavioral toxicology, gene-environment-disease/dysfunction interactions

profile photoRussell CuhelSenior ScientistSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1711rcuhel@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility

Microbiogeochemical ecophysiology, physical-chemical-biological coupling, time series analysis, hydrothermal vents, lithotrophy

profile photoDong-Fang DengSenior ScientistSchool of Freshwater Sciences414-382-1700dengd@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility
profile photoTim GrundlAssociate Dean of AcademicsSchool of Freshwater Sciences and Department of Geosciences(414) 229-4765grundl@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 2007

Groundwater chemistry, contaminant transport and degradation, environmental tracers

profile photoLaodong GuoProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1742guol@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 3009

Biogeochemistry, carbon cycle, colloids and nanparticles, stable isotopes, radionuclides, environmental change

profile photoJohn JanssenProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1733jjanssen@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 117/169

Fisheries ecology, biological oceanography

profile photoJerry KasterAssociate ProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(262) 949-0842jlk@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 3033

Function and evolution of freshwater and marine invertebrates

profile photoJenny KehlAssociate ProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1700kehl@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 2003B

Water security, water policy, political economy, resolution of issues related to water extraction and resource allocation, and transboundary water governance.

profile photoRebecca KlaperProfessor, Director of the Great Lakes Genomics CenterSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1713rklaper@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 2009/163

Genomics, emerging contaminants, pharmaceuticals, nanomaterials, toxicology, nantoxicology, ecology, biomarkers, water policy

profile photoJ. Val KlumpDean, ProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1715vklump@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 3075/135

Biogeochemistry, limnology, radiochemistry, nutrient and carbon cycling, observing systems

profile photoSandra MclellanProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1747mclellan@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 130/131

Bacterial genetics, fecal pollution, fate and transport of bacteria, pathogens in the environment, beach closings

profile photoRyan NewtonAssistant ProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences414-382-1700newtonr@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 3041

microbial ecology, genome & sequence analysis, aquatic system dynamics, microbial systematics

profile photoOsvaldo Jhonatan Sepulveda VilletAssistant ProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1740sepulveo@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 3017

Molecular ecology, population genetics, aquaculture techniques, Great Lakes biotics and abiotics

profile photoMatthew SmithAssistant ProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1700smith926@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility

Instrumentation and sensor development, automation of molecular biological methods, in situ chemical and biological detection in aqueous environments

profile photoJames WaplesAssistant ProfessorSchool of Freshwater Sciences(414) 382-1741jwaples@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Room 2017

Biogeochemistry, carbon cycling, radiochemistry

Adjunct Faculty

Affiliate Faculty

profile photoJohn BergesProfessorBiosciences(414) 229-3258berges@uwm.eduLapham Hall S587
profile photoWoo Jin ChangAssistant ProfessorMechanical Engineering(414) 229-6614wjchang@uwm.eduEng & Math Sciences 1113
profile photoNancy FrankAssociate Professor, Interim Director of the Center for Water PolicyUrban Planning(414) 229-5372frankn@uwm.eduArch & Urban Planning 340

Policy issues related to water, environmental sustainability, land use, brownfield redevelopment, urban green space, and climate change.

profile photoS. Scott GrahamAssociate Professor, Director of Public Engagement & Science CommunicationDepartment of Englishgrahams@uwm.eduGLRF 2003D

Explores how experts and public stakeholders communicate about matters of risk and uncertainty in the contexts of science and environmental policy decision-making.

profile photoReinhold HutzProfessorBiosciences(414) 229-5416rjhutz@uwm.eduLapham Hall 511
profile photoShangping XuAssociate ProfessorGeosciences - General(414) 229-6148xus@uwm.eduLapham Hall 352
profile photoErica YoungAssociate ProfessorBiosciences(414) 229-3257ebyoung@uwm.eduLapham Hall 593

Emeritus Faculty

profile photoArthur BrooksProfessor EmeritusBiosciences(414) 229-4552abrooks@uwm.eduLapham Hall 395
profile photoBruce BrownAssociate Professor EmeritusGeosciences - General(414) 382-1716xski@uwm.edu

Visiting Scientists

profile photoXuelu GaoVisiting ScientistSchool of Freshwater Sciencesgao9@uwm.eduGreat Lakes Research Facility, Guo Lab
profile photoMing JiangVisiting ScientistSchool of Freshwater Sciences-Great Lakes Research Facility, Deng Lab
profile photoSong YangVisiting ScientistSchool of Freshwater Sciences-Great Lakes Research Facility, Deng Lab
profile photoShaowei ZhaiVisiting ScientistSchool of Freshwater Sciences-Great Lakes Research Facility, Deng Lab
profile photoHuihong ZhaoVisiting ScientistSchool of Freshwater Sciences-Great Lakes Research Facility, Deng Lab