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UNCG Ecotoxicology & Biogeochemistry Laboratory

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GROUP LEADER:

Martin Tsz-Ki Tsui
Assistant Professor
tmsui@uncg.edu Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Postdoc., University of Michigan
Dr. Tsz-Ki Tsui

POSTDOCTORAL FELLOW:

Rebecka Brasso
rlbrasso@uncg.edu
Ph.D., UNC-Wilmington (2014)

Current project: Identifying sources of methylmercury in forest ecosystems using stable mercury isotope.
Rebecka Brasso

RESEARCH ASSISTANT:

Matthew Monteverde
mrmontev@uncg.edu
B.S., Virginia Tech (2012)
M.S., UNC-Greensboro (expected, Spring 2015)
Matthew Monteverde

GRADUATE STUDENTS:

Peter Blum (M.S.)
(co-advised with Dr. Anne Hershey)
pwblum@uncg.edu
B.S., Appalachian State University (2013)

Current Project: Microbial methylation of mercury in stream sediments.
Peter Blum
Josh Brigham (Ph.D.)
(co-advised with Dr. Anne Hershey)
jsbrigha@uncg.edu
B.S., Elon University (2012)

Current Project: Relationship between methane and methylmercury in NC streams.
Josh Brigham
Christopher Hylton (Ph.D.)
cahylton@uncg.edu M.S., UNC-Greensboro (2013)

Current Project: Mercury toxicity in Daphnia magna.
Christopher Hylton
Glenn Woerndle (M.S.)
gewoernd@uncg.edu B.S., UNC-Greensboro (2014)

Current Project: Stable mercury isotopes in a northern Minnesota peatland ecosystem.
Glenn Woerndle

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS:

Joel Alva
joalvaca@uncg.edu

Current Project: Methylmercury in forest soil .
Joel Alva
Elaine Chow (post-bacc)
e_chow@uncg.edu

Current Project: Mercury methylation during litter decomposition; mercury biogeochemistry in NC coast.
Elaine Chow
Liz Lee (post-bacc)
(co-advised by Dr. Zhenquan Jia)
e_lee7@uncg.edu

Current Project: Toxicity of mercury to cardiovascular epithelial tissue.
Liz Lee