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ERIC SANFORD, PH.D.

Professor of Evolution and Ecology

Bodega Marine Laboratory P.O. Box 247 Bodega Bay, CA 94923

Email: edsanford “at” ucdavis.edu

Graduate Students

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EMILY LONGMAN

Ph.D. Student, Population Biology Graduate Group

Research interests:  I study how local adaptation influences species interactions and community processes and how that scales up to large biogeographic scales along the U.S. Pacific coast. 

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GRACE HA

Ph.D. Student, Graduate Group in Ecology

(website)

 
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SAM WALKES

Ph.D. Student, Graduate Group in Ecology (Starting Sept. 2019)

 

Post-doctoral Researchers

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Dr. AURORA RICART

Ph.D., University of Barcelona

Post-doctoral researcher with the Bodega Ocean Acidification Research team (website)

 
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Dr. DAN SWEZEY

Ph.D., University of California Davis

Lead Scientist, The Cultured Abalone Farm; and Post-doctoral researcher with the Bodega Ocean Acidification Research team (website)

BOAR Research Technician

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SARAH MEROLLA

CSU Northridge, M.S.

Research technician with the Bodega Ocean Acidification Research (BOAR) team

Undergraduate Researchers

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MADDY FREY

UC Davis, College of Biological Sciences

Undergraduate Research Assistant, “Coastal mosaics of local adaptation and the eco-evolutionary dynamics of a marine predator-prey interaction”

Independent Project: Nemertean diversity in the Bodega Bay region. 

 

MANISHA KOnERU

UC Davis, Bodega Marine Laboratory Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow

Independent Research Project: Spatial variation and adaptive coloration in the Proliferating Sea Anemone, Epiactis prolifera.


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UC Davis, Animal Science Major

Senior Thesis: Thermal tolerance of the lined-shore crab, Pachygrapsus crassipes.

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ANIKA AGRAWAL

UC Davis, Environmental Toxicology Major

Senior Thesis: Effects of microplastics on the mole crab Emerita analoga.