Students and Collaborators (still under construction)

  STUDENT THESIS TITLE DEGREE SOUGHT/Yr
  YOUR NAME HERE    
Jacqueline Mitchell

Effect of temperature on the reproductive biology of snow crab, Chionoecetes opilio. (Sherry Tamone advisor)

Poster from the 2004 SICB meeting

MS Fisheries 2005 (expected)

Joel Webb

Effect of temperature on larval hatching and embryonic development in Bering Sea snow crab, Chionoecetes opilio, (Ginny Eckert Advisor)

Poster from the 2004 SICB meeting

MS Fisheries 2005 (expected)
Jamie Thomton

Circulating ecdysteroids and vitellogenins in southeastern Alaskan Dungeness crab, Cancer magister (Sherry Tamone Advisor)

Poster from the SICB meeting 2005

MS Marine Biology (expected 2005)
  Julie Nielsen    
  Cadie Buckley (Michael Stekoll advisor) MS Fisheries
      PhD Fisheries
  Jonathan Warrenchuck Effect of windchill on snow crab Chionoecetes opilio from the Bering Sea (Tom Shirley advisor) MS Fisheries 2001
  Zachary Hoyt Habitat selection in golden king crab Lithoides aquaspinus (Tom Shirley Advisor) MS Fisheries 2002

Undergraduate Students

BIOLOGY 498: Research in Crustacean Biology

Recent Students

Fall/Spring 2005/2006
Brian Doyle: Using the ELISA for ecdysteroids to study growth in the Lyre crab, Hyas lyratus
Adam Messmer: Continuation of BIOL498 in the spring

Fall/Spring 2004/2005
Adam Messmer
Stefanie Messerscmidt: Purification of vitellogenin from Dungeness crab ovaries.

Emily Walker: Analysis of ecdysteroids in hemolymph sample of snow crab from the Bering Sea (a seasonal study)
Kate VanHoomissen: Silver staining of vitellogenin proteins in hemolymph of the snow crab, Chionoecetes opilio
Kyle Moselle: Bitter crab disease in Tanner crab, Chionoecetes bairdi from Glacier Bay, AK

Past Students
Eric Peterson: Effect of eyestalk ablation on circulating ecdysteroids in the Tanner crab, Chionoecetes bairdi
Leah Behrends: Effects of methyl farnesoate analogs on molting of Artermia
Diego Figueroa

REU Students

Collaborators in Juneau

Jon Norenburg
Shea Tuberty
William Bennett
Laura Rogers-Bennett