Center for Isotope Geochemistry

People

Director

Donald DePaolo

Staff at UC Berkeley

  • Thomas Owens – campus lab manager
  • Shaun Brown – principal research associate
  • Micaelee Ellswythe – administration, web updates
  • Wenbo Yang – stable isotope lab manager, research associate

Postdoctoral researchers

  • Alexander Gagnon
  • Amy Hofmann

Graduate students

  • Brook Peterson
  • Shuo Zhang

Staff at LBNL

Former students, postdoc researchers and staff

  • Victoria E. Lee – former postdoctoral researcher – PhD- 2009 → NOAA Climate & Global Change Postdoctoral Fellow, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (Columbia Univ.)
  • James Watkins – former postdoctoral researcher
  • Patrick Wheatley – former postdoctoral researcher
  • Shahla Ali – former postdoctoral researcher
  • Jenny Druhan – former graduate student
  • Laura Nielsen- former graduate student
  • Liping Qin – former postdoctoral researcher → new position in China…to be updated
  • Justin Simon – former postdoctoral researcher → Planetary Scientist, Astromaterials Research and Exploration Science, NASA Johnson Space Center
  • Stephanie Ewing – former postdoctoral researcher → Assistant Professor of Land Resrouces and Environmental Sciences, Montana State University
  • Alexandra Turchyn – former postdoctoral researcher → Joined University of Cambridge (UK) Earth Science’s faculty
  • Matthijs van Soest – former staff research associate → Associate Resaerch Professional, Earth and Space Exploration, Arizona State University
  • Sarah Aciego – Ph.D. 2006 → Now an Assistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Michigan
  • Matthew Fantle – Ph.D. 2005 → Now an Assistant Professor of Geology at Pennsylvania State University
  • Maureen Feineman – Ph.D. 2004 → Now an Assistant Professor of Geology at Pennsylvania State University
  • Kate Maher – Ph.D. 2005 → Now an Assistant Professor of Geological and Environmental Sciences at Stanford University
  • Michael Singleton – former postdoctoral researcher → Michael is a scientist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Rachel Lindvall – former staff research associate → Rachel now works at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Kate N. Woods – former staff research associate → Currently completing her medical residency in Psychiatry at Institute of Living, Hartford Hospital
  • Garret Hart – former postdoctoral researcher → Garret is Assistant Research Professor at Washington State University Pullman’s Geology Department
  • David Shuster – former staff research associate → Geochonologist at Berkeley Geochronology Center, and starting F2012 also Assoc Professor, Earth and Planetary Science, UC Berkeley
  • Lisa Hammersley – Ph.D. 2003 → Now an Associate Professor of Geology at California State University Sacramento
  • Karrie Weaver – former graduate student  → Now research scientist at Geological and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University
  • Julie Bryce – former postdoc → Assistant Professor in Dept of Earth Sciences, University of New Hampshire
  • Ethan Baxter – Ph.D. 2000 → Now Associate Professor of Earth Sciences at Boston University
  • Melissa Hendricks – Ph.D. 1999 → Currently on leave with family
  • Joseph Skulan – Ph.D. 1999 → Scientist at  the Geology Museum at University of Wisconsin
  • Jo Chiu-Fang Lin – former postdoctoral researcher
  • Christina de la Rocha – former postdoctoral researcher → now at the European Institute for Marine Studies (IUEM), University of Brest, France
  • Sean McCauley – Ph.D. 1998 → Sean changed careers to modelling complex financial markets
  • Allen Dodson – Ph.D. 1998 → Location?
  • Gail Eaton – former research associate → Location?
  • John Lassiter – Ph.D. 1995 → Associate Professor at University of Texas at Austin.
  • Thomas M. Johnson – Ph.D. 1995 → Associate Professor, Dept of Geology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Kenneth W. W. Sims – Ph.D. 1995 → Associate Profesoor, Geology and Geophysics, University of Wyoming
  • Stephen Getty – former postdoc → Curriculum developer at Biological Sciences Curriculum Study (BSCS), Colorado
  • Nicola Swinburne – former postdoc → Now teaches mandolin in San Francisco.
  • Daniel Schrag – Ph.D. 1993 → Sturgis Hooper Professor, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Harvard University
  • E. Ellen Daley – Ph.D. 1993 →
  • Chang-Hwa Chen – former postdoc → Research Fellow and Deputy Director, Institute of Earth Sciences, Academica Sinica, Taiwan
  • Scott G. Borg – former postdoc → Division Director, Antarctic Sciences, National Science Foundation
  • John N Christensen – Ph.D. 1992 (UCLA) → Staff Scientist with CIG, LBNL
  • Frank Perry – Ph.D. 1992 (UCLA) → Group Leader of Environmental Geology & Spatial Analysis, Earth & Environmental Sciences Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory
  • Eric D. Wendlandt – Ph.D. 1992 (UCLA) → Software developer in the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Anne M. Linn – Ph.D. 1991 (UCLA) → Senior Program Officer, Board on Earth Sciences and Resources, National Academy of Sciences
  • Rosemary Capo – Ph.D. 1990 (UCLA) → Associate Professor, Dept of Geology & Planetary Science, University of Pittsburgh
  • Brian Stewart – Ph.D. 1990 (UCLA) → Associate Professor, Dept of Geology & Planetary Science, University of Pittsburgh
  • Victoria Bennett – Ph.D. 1989 (UCLA) → Associate Director, Earth Chemistry, Research School of Earth Sciences, Australian National University
  • Bruce K. Nelson – Ph.D. 1985 (UCLA) → Professor, Dept of Earth and Space Sciences, University of Washington
  • Brian D. Marshall – Ph.D. 1984 (UCLA) → Supervisory Physical Scientist, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver CO
  • G. Lang Farmer – Ph.D 1983 (UCLA) → Professor and Department Chair, Geological Sciences, University of Colorado at Boulder