Lab Team

Current Lab Members

Sarrah M. Dunham-Cheatham, Ph.D.
Research Faculty, Director of the Core Analytical Laboratory
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Josh Vernaz

Joshua Vernaz, B.S.
Graduate Research Assistant
Co-advised with Dr. Sage Hiibel

Livia Lown
Graduate Research Assistant

Margarita Vargas Estrada, B.S.
Research Assistant

Recipient of 2019-2020 Nevada Undergraduate Research Award
Project title: “Using Molecular Genetic Techniques to Assess Adulteration of Commercial Pet Foods”

Samantha Leftwich, B.S.
Research Assistant

Benjamin Ingle
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Recipient of 2019-2020 Nevada Undergraduate Research & NSF EPSCoR Awards
Project title: “Assessment of the variation in tree ring mercury concentrations between co-located tree species”

Nicole Choma
Undergraduate Research Assistant

Past Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars

MS: Jennifer Arnold, Christian Briggs, Raj Chavan, Jody Ericksen, Mark Demuth, Laura Fay, Toby Frescholtz, Tony Giglini, Melissa Markee, Matthieu Miller, David Nacht, Claudia Pizarro-Barrara, Addie Luippold, Allison Millhollen, Angela Paul,  Matthew Peckham, Christianna Peterson, Beth Thomas, Josh Vernaz, Genine Wright

PhD: Mark Engle, Rebekka Fine, Seth Lyman, Matthieu Miller, Ashley Pierce, Jelena Stamenkovic (Hartman), Mei Xin

Postdocs: Christopher Eckley, Jioayan Huang, Daniel Obrist, Ann Rhea, Allan Vette