Who's Who in the Throop Lab -- 2013-2014

Dr. Heather Throop

Associate Professor

B.A., Carleton College
Ph.D., SUNY Stony Brook
Postdoc, NOAA Climate & Global Change Fellow (University of Arizona)

CV (pdf)


Dr. Maria Bravo-Garza

Scientific Research Assistant
B.S., Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon
M.S., University of Toronto
Ph.D., University of Toronto


Dr. Jennie DeMarco

Postdoc
B.S., Northern Arizona University
Ph.D., University of Florida


Jane Smith
Ph.D. Student
B.S., University of Colorado

Herman Campos
M.S. Student
B.S., New Mexico State University
Herman Campos

Melanie Peterson
HHMI undergraduate research scholar
NSF REU student

Kendra Slown
Undergraduate Student


Dr. Walt Whitford
Resident Desert Guru
NMSU Emeritus Professor

Lab Visitors



Eva Levi
Visiting Graduate Student from University of Arizona
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Dr. Yu An

Visiting Scholar from Ningxia Academy of Agriculture and Forestry Sciences, China
YuAn

Some of Our Lab Alums


Dr. Daniel Hewins
Lab Alum
MS 2010
PhD 2013

Current position: postdoc at University of Alberta


Dan’s Web Page



Brenda Nieto
Lab Alum
M.S. 2013
Current position: Hall Environmental


Dr. Hanna Lee
Lab Alum
Postdoc 2009-2011

Current position: postdoc at National Center for Atmospheric Research


Dr. Kathy Whiteman
Lab Alum
Ph.D. 2010


Current position:
Assistant Professor of Biology and Outdoor Program Director
Western New Mexico University

Majd Abu-Salem
Lab Alum
M.S. 2011

Lisa Ebbs
Lab Alum
NMSU, BS 2009
now MS student at
University of Alaska-Anchorage

Jornada LTER-REU (2007)
HHMI Research Scholar (2007-2009)


Jesús Adrian Perez
Lab Alum
NMSU, BS 2009

Now MS student, Experimental Statistics, NMSU



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