Associate Professor

Research Interests

  • Production, consumption, and burial of marine organic matter
  • Chemistry and biology of marine dissolved organic matter
  • Natural abundance 14C dating of marine organic matter
  • Natural abundance d15N measurements of marine organic matter
  • Microbial interactions with the Carbon and Nitrogen Cycles


  • B.S., Mount Holyoke College, Massachusetts
  • Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology-Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution