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Research Support

The Institute’s research support staff comprises the program managers, lab technicians, and individuals who collect, sample and measure at field sites and analyze, count and do data processing in laboratories.

At any one time there are approximately 40 research assistants working with scientists at the Institute’s labs in Millbrook as well as at sites at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, in New Hampshire, and elsewhere across the U.S. and abroad.

sahar adish

Sahar Adish

Molecular Biologist, Lab Tech II
845 677-7600 x241
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lisa borre

Lisa Borre

Senior Research Specialist, Development Officer
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Thomas Butler

Manager of Ithaca Precipitation Chemistry Site
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Adrian Castellanos

Adrian Castellanos

Data Manager
845 677-7600 x249
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david fischer

David Fischer

Manager of Hudson River Studies/Education Associate Research Specialist and Data Coordinator
845 677-7600 x178
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michael hanes

Michael Hanes

Associate Research Specialist
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victoria kelly

Victoria Kelly

Environmental Monitoring Program Manager
845 677-7600 x174
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heather malcom

Heather Malcom

Senior Research Specialist/Safety Officer
845 677-7600 x149
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Lisa D. Martel

Manager of Nitrogen Biochemistry Laboratory
845 677-7600 x244
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lora murphy

Lora Murphy

Computer Programmer
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kelly oggenfuss

Kelly M. Oggenfuss

Manager of Tick-Borne Disease Monitoring
845 677-7600 x192
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Denise A. Schmidt

Director of Laboratory Research Facilities and Analytical Service
845 677-7600 x162
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Milada Vomela

Lab Technician II
845 677-7600 x155
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geoff wilson

Geoff Wilson

Manager of Field and Laboratory Operations at Hubbard Brook
845 677-7600
tamara wooster

Tamera E. Wooster

Senior Research Specialist
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