The People at HSRL

 

DIRECTOR

   
David Bushek Director & Professor
Shellfish ecology and pathology
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4327
   

FACULTY

   
Eleanor Bochenek Director, Fisheries Cooperative Center
Recreational and commercial fisheries, fisheries management
email | phone: (609) 898-0928
   
Lisa Ragone Calvo Marine Scientist/Aquaculture Extension Program Coordinator
Community-based oyster restoration
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4302
   
Michael P. De Luca Director, NJAIC
email | phone: (848) 932-3474
   
Ximing Guo Distinguished Professor
Shellfish genetics and breeding
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4324
   
Daphne Munroe Associate Professor
Ecology of marine larvae and coastal population dynamics
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4325
   

VISITING SCIENTIST

   
Kathryn Ashton-Alcox Visiting Scientist
Applied oyster research, stock assessment, taphonomy
email| phone: (856) 785-0074 x4322
   
John Kraeuter Visiting Scientist
Aquaculture, benthos, marine/estuarine ecology
email | phone: (207) 967-3302
   
Norm Wainwright Visiting Scientist
Horseshoe crab conservation
email | phone: (843) 402-4920
   

RESEARCH SUPPORT STAFF

   
Iris Burt Laboratory Technician
Aquaculture, bivalve parasitology
email| phone: (856) 785-0074 x4323
   
Jennifer Gius Laboratory Researcher IV
Fisheries ecology
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4333
   
Josh Kiernan Researcher IV and Lead Algal Culture Specialist
Algal production
email | phone: (609) 884-3139
   
David Jones Laboratory Researcher II and NJAIC Operations Manager
Hatchery facilities and operations, shellfish culture
email | phone: (609) 884-3139
   
Emily Scarpa McGurk Senior Laboratory Technician
Shellfish pathology and parasitology
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4320
   
Jason Morson Field Researcher I
Population and community ecology, stock assessment, and fisheries management
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4316
   
Matt Neuman Laboratory Researcher III and NJAIC Shellfish Husbandry Manager
Shellfish culture technician
email | phone: (609) 884-3139
   
Jenny Paterno Shinn Program Coordinator II
Oyster restoration and community education
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4313
   
Sam Ratcliff Laboratory Researcher III and Cape Shore Operations Manager
Hatchery facilities and operations
email | phone: (609) 463-0633
   
Sean Towers Laboratory Researcher II and NJAIC Hatchery Manager
Algal culture technician, nutraceutical development, research project coordination
email | phone: (609) 884-3139
   
Patricia Woodruff Laboratory Assistant
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4341 or (609) 463-0633
   

GRADUATE STUDENTS

   
Michael Acquafredda Doctoral Candidate (Munroe)
Aquaculture diversification
email | phone: (732) 275-2793
   
Janine Barr Masters Candidate (Munroe)
Science and management of marine ecosystems
email| phone: (856) 785-0074 x4343
   
Sarah Borsetti Doctoral Candidate (Munroe)
Marine fisheries stock assessment & management
email| phone: (856) 785-0074 x4334
   
Joseph Caracappa Doctoral Candidate (Munroe)
Blue crab larval morphology
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4332
   
Emily Manuel Masters Candidate (Munroe)
Oyster larval connectivity in Delaware Bay
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4328
   
Zhenwei Wang Doctoral Candidate (Guo)
Functional genetics of bivalve development & reproduction
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4340
   
Michael Whiteside Masters Candidate (Guo)
Genetics, conservation and fisheries management
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4305
   
Heidi Yeh Doctoral Candidate (Bushek)
Microbiomes of oysters
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4319
   
Dan Zeng Doctoral Candidate (Guo)
Genetics of growth & reproduction
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4329
   

ADMINISTRATIVE AND TECHNICAL STAFF

   
Matthew Kozak Systems Programmer/Administrator
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4350
   
Bea Vazquez Clerical Assistant
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4301
   
Angela White Department Administrator Supervisor
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4312
   

PHYSICAL PLANT

   
Horst Lehmann Senior Electrician/Maintenance Mechanic
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4307
   
Shaun Maguire General Maintenance
email | phone: (856) 785-0074 x4303
   

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