People

Our group regularly has opportunities for research positions at the undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral levels.  Undergraduate opportunities are available through the Lamont Summer Internship and the EI Research Assistantship programs.  We accept graduate students through the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (apply here).  Postdoctoral opportunities are available through the Lamont Postdoctoral Fellowship and the EI Postdoctoral Fellowship programs.  Our group and the OCP Division also regularly host NOAA and NSF Postdoctoral Fellows.  Contact Prof. Jason Smerdon if you have questions about applying for one of these specific programs or would like to inquire generally about our current research opportunities.

Current Lab Members

Alumni

Graduate Students

Hun Baek

Graduate Students
Ph.D. 2020. Now a Flint Postdoctoral Fellow at Yale University

Sloan Coats

Graduate Students
Ph.D. 2015. Now an Assistant Professor at U. of Hawaii

Postdoc Fellows

Gijs de Cort

Postdoc Fellows
Postdoctoral fellow 2018. Now a Research Scientist at Ghent University

Justin Mankin

Postdoc Fellows
Postdoctoral Fellow 2015-2018. Now an Assistant Professor at Dartmouth College.

Nathan Steiger

Postdoc Fellows
Postdoctoral Fellow 2015-2018 Now an Assistant Professor at Hebrew University and an Adjunct Research Scientist at LDEO

Undergraduate Students

Jacob Genek Naimark

Undergraduate Students
2018-19 Undergraduate Research Intern

Costin Dobrin

Undergraduate Students
2017 Columbia University Science Research Fellow. Now a third-year student in Columbia College.

Meredith Fish

Undergraduate Students
2014 Summer Intern (PSU '15). Now a PhD student at Scripps.

Stephanie Goldstein

Undergraduate Students
2014 Summer Intern (BC '15)

Ryan Creedon

Undergraduate Students
2014 Summer Intern (PSU '16). Now a PhD student at the University of Washington

Seung Hun Baek

Undergraduate Students
2014 Senior Thesis (CC '14). Now a PhD student at Columbia University.

Dan Amrhein

Undergraduate Students
2009-10 Research Assistant (CC '09). Now an NSF Postdoc at the University of Washington

Diana Chang

Undergraduate Students
2007 Hughes Science Pipeline Intern and 2008 Senior Thesis (BC '08). Now an Associate Scientist at Genetech

A.J. Carver

Undergraduate Students
2006 NOAA Hollings Undergraduate Intern (UW-Madison, '07)