People

Kevin J. McGuire

Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Forest Resources and Envi. Conservation
Associate Director, Virginia Water Resources Research Center

B.S., 1997, Environmental Science, Susquehanna University
M.S., 1999, Forest Resources, Penn State
Ph.D., 2004, Forest Engineering, Oregon State
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Andrés Peralta Tapia

Postdoctoral Fellow (Virginia Tech and Umeå University)

B.S., 2006, Physics, Simón Bolívar University, Venezuela
M.S., 2009, Ecohydrology/Hydrogeology, Vrije Universiteit of Amsterdam
Ph.D., 2015, Hydrology, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences


Amanda Pennino

Ph.D. student

B.S., 2016, Soil Science, Oregon State University
M.S., 2018, Soil Science, University of Wyoming

Hubbard Brook Lateral Weathering Project


Delaney Peterson

Undergraduate researcher

Water: Resource, Policy and Management major


Kaitlyn Hogarth

Undergraduate researcher

Environmental Resource Management major


Nathaniel Rasnake

Undergraduate researcher

Environmental Resource Management major

Recent Students

Ray Lee

Raymond M. Lee

Ph.D., 2018
M.S., Geography, San Diego State University
B.S., Environmental and Resource Economics, UC-Davis
B.A., Philosophy, UC-Davis
Coweeta Project

Now at Pacific Northwest National Lab, Richland, WA


David P. Lee

M.S., 2018
B.S., Environmental Engineering, University of Florida
Passive Flux Meter Project

Now at Bridger-Teton National Forest, US Forest Service, Hydrology Crew Leader


Carrie K. Jensen

Ph.D., 2018 (GEA program)
M.S., Geography, University of Georgia
B.S., Geography, University of Georgia
Stream Network Expansion and Contraction Dynamics Project

Now at Americorps Stream Monitoring Coordinator, Black Mountain, NC


Amy C. Gondran

M.S., 2016
B.S., Wildlife and Fisheries Science, Texas A&M University
Mineland Reforestation and Water Quality Project

Now with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Redding, CA


Kristopher R. Brown

Ph.D., 2014
M.S., Forestry, Louisiana State University
B.S., Environmental Science, Juniata College
Forest Roads and Sediment Project

Now Research and Evaluation Forester at Watershed Agricultural Council, NY


JP Gannon

Ph.D., 2014
M.S., Hydrogeology, Virginia Tech
B.S., Physics: Earth Science, College of New Jersey
Hubbard Brook Hydropedology Project

Now Collegiate Assistant Professor at Virginia Tech, Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation


Cody P. Gillin

M.S., 2013
B.S., Environmental Science, Western Washington University
Hubbard Brook Hydropedology Project

Now at Trout Unlimited, Wenatchee, WA


Tyler A. Kreider

M.S., 2012
B.S., SUNY-ESF
Rare earth element tracer project

Now at Kleinschmidt Associates, Strasburg, PA


Former Students and Associates of the Lab

Stephanie Duston, B.S. (2017), Undergraduate student and technician, Hubbard Brook Hydropedology Project, now a graduate student Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation at Virginia Tech

Rachel Cloutier, M.S. (non-thesis) (2010) The effect of upland and near-stream geomorphology on hyporheic exchange, Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, now a wind energy analyst at DNV-GL, Peterborough, NH

Joel Detty, M.S. (2008), Threshold changes in shallow subsurface hydrology at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, now at Normandeau Associates, Inc., Bedford, NH

Christian Doogan, M.S. (2010), Landscape controls on stream chemistry variability in the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest and White Mountains of New Hampshire

Matt Kadak, B.S. (2013), Project: Infiltration and runoff processes from forest roads in the Piedmont. (Dept. Geography, Watershed Management Minor), now at Mapcom Systems

Charlene Kelly, postdoctoral associate, (2011), Interactions between climate and forest management: implications for headwater stream hydrology from the Coweeta paired watershed experiments, now Teaching Assistant Professor at West Virginia University.

Courtney Reijo, M.F. (2012), Influence of Riparian Topography in Predicting Nitrogen Loads in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed: An Application of SPARROW Modeling, now at University of Florida, Ph.D. program.

Janet Towse, M.S. (non-thesis) (2010), Assessing the pre- and post-condition of soil and water resources at the Ore Hill Mine CERCLA site, Center for Environmental Health Sciences, Dartmouth College (retired)

International Visitors

Paolo Benettin, Ph.D. student, Dept. of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering (ICEA), University of Padova, Italy, September 2013-May 2014.

Dr. Theresa Blume, Research Scientist, Helmholtz Centre Potsdam, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, October 2015-December 2015.

Susan Kok, M.S. student, Global Change and Ecosystem ProgramUtrecht University, Netherlands, April 2013-August 2013.

Matthias Sprenger, Ph.D. student, Institute of Hydrology, Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany, December 2013.

Dr. Kerstin Stahl, Research Scientist, Institute of Hydrology, Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany, October 2012-December 2012.

Prof. Dr. Markus Weiler, Professor of Hydrology/Director, Institute of Hydrology, Albert-Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany, October 2012-December 2012.

REU Students

Patricia Brousseau, 2008, University of Vermont
Maggie Burns, 2011, University of Maine
Russell Callahan, 2013, Montana State University
Kyle Corcoran, 2015, Western Carolina University
Stephanie Duston, 2016, Virginia Tech
Kelly Floro, 2014, George Mason University
Ben Geyman, 2015, Bowdoin College
Tyler Hampton, 2015, University of New Hampshire
Kaitland Harvey, 2009, University of Kentucky
Tyler Kreider, 2008, SUNY-ESF
Brittany Le Beau, 2016, University of Vermont
Bridget O’Neill, 2012, University of Pittsburgh
Delaney Peterson, 2019, Virginia Tech
Nathaniel Rasnake, 2019, Virginia Tech
Christen Sapnas, 2015, Boise State University
Johali Sotelo, 2016, Agnes Scott College
Maggie Zimmer, 2009, Oberlin College