Dr. Nancy Rabalais
Senior Research Professor, Professor, Shell Oil Endowed Chair in Oceanography/Wetland Studies LSU
Biological oceanography-continental shelf ecosystems influenced by large rivers, benthic ecology, distribution and dynamics of hypoxia, eutrophication, environmental effects of habitat alterations, integration of science and policy.
Dr. Brian Roberts
Associate Professor; REU Program Director
Ecosystem ecology and biogeochemistry: I am interested in understanding how human activities affect the capacity of aquatic ecosystems along the continuum from headwater streams and lakes to large rivers, estuaries, and open-ocean ecosystems to process and retain nutrients and energy.
Dr. Quay Dortch
Phytoplankton nutrient limitation and utilization, especially in relation to eutrophication, Harmful Algal Blooms, and hypoxia.