Principal Investigator

Dr. Sean A. Graham
Assistant Professor
Department of Biological Sciences
Nicholls State University
Thibodaux, LA 70310





Current Lab Members

Dr. Alexander Ameen
Postdoctoral Research Associate

Research Interests: interactions and feedbacks between physical and biological processes, wetland vegetation ecology, empirically-based modeling, coastal restoration, remote sensing, ecology and management of invasive species




Adam Quade
M.S. Student in Marine and Environmental Biology

Thesis Title: Long-Term impacts of Deepwater Horizon oil exposure on salt marsh-stabilizing facilitation of southern ribbed mussels, Geukensia granosissma





Olajuwon Jimoh
M.S. Student in Marine and Environmental Biology

Louisiana Sea Grant Graduate Research Scholar

Thesis Title: Linking variation in belowground biomass to soil shear strength and carbon sequestration in Louisiana wetlands





Former Lab Members

Carmen Marinelli
B.S. in Biology 2018

Undergraduate Thesis: Long-term impacts of Deepwater Horizon oil spill exposure on soil carbon in Louisiana salt marshes





Aaron Bacala
B.S. in Biology 2018

Research Topic:  Plant Community Diversity in Louisiana Wetlands




Wetland Ecologist