Who's Who in the Throop Lab -- 2014-2015

Dr. Heather Throop

Associate Professor

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

Throop CV

Dr. Jennie DeMarco

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

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

Alessandra Zuniga

Research Assistant
B.S., New Mexico State University


Alejandra Enriquez

Undergraduate Researcher


Kelsey Kurupas
HHMI undergraduate research scholar


Denise de la Cruz
undergraduate researcher

Luis Duarte
MARC undergraduate researcher

Dr. Walt Whitford
Resident Desert Guru
NMSU Emeritus Professor

Lab Visitors

Dr. Yu An

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

Some of Our Lab Alums

Jane Smith

B.S., University of Colorado
Ph.D. 2014, NMSU

Current Position: Postdoc at University of Colorado

Dr. Maria Bravo-Garza

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

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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