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Dr. Bryndan Durham

Dr. Bryndan Durham

Assistant Professor

Dr. Durham studies interactions between algae and bacteria and how they influence the oceans, focusing on their roles in marine nutrient cycles and food webs.

Dr. Grace John

Dr. Grace John

Assistant Professor

Dr. John studies plant ecophysiology with a special interest in mechanisms linking plant structure, resource use, and responses to environmental stresses.

Dr. Stephen Mulkey

Dr. Melissa Meadows

Assistant Professor

Dr. Meadows teaches marine biology, taking students to diverse ecosystems in Florida and abroad, including St. Lucia, the Galapagos Islands and the Red Sea in Egypt.

Dr. Stephen Mulkey

Assistant Professor

Dr. Mulkey returns to UF after a decade to provide science-based understanding of climate change for undergraduates in the life sciences.

Dr. Amanda Subalusky

Dr. Amanda Subalusky

Assistant Professor

Dr. Subalusky studies the influence of animal movement and behavior on ecosystems, focusing on nutrient transfers by animals between terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems.