Former Lab Members

Graduate Students

Cervantes-Yoshida, Kristina (Ph.D. 2015: “The influence of land use and Mediterranean seasonality on California stream fishes”, now with the San Francisco Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board)

Diver, Sibyl (Ph.D. 2014: “Negotiating knowledges, shifting access: Natural resource governance with Indigenous communities and state agencies in the Pacific Northwest”, now a Lecturer, Earth Systems Program, Stanford University)

Fraiola, Kauaoa (Ph.D. 2015: “Ecology and behavior of juvenile Mugil cephalus in Hawaiian streams”, now an Ecologist with the USFWS in Honolulu, HI).

Hwan, Jason (Ph.D. 2015: “Fragmentation of an intermittent stream during seasonal drought: intra- and interannual patterns and ecological consequences”, now with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife)

Kelson, Suzanne (Ph.D. 2018: “Eco-evolutionary dynamics of a partially migratory salmonid fish,” now with McBain Associates consulting)

Klip, Jan Mario (Ph.D. 2018: co-advised with Justin Brashares, “Ecology of black bears in the Lake Tahoe drainage,” now with the California Department of Fish and Wildlife).

Lamarins, Amaïa (Ph.D. 2022, University of Pau and Pays de l’Adour – co-advised with Mathieu Buoro)

Moidu, Hana (Ph.D. 2022: co-advised with Ted Grantham, “Never the same river twice:On the causes and consequences of intermittent stream drying across space and time”, now an Environmental Effects Specialist in the Environmental Protection Branch at Environment and Climate Change Canada)

Wingenroth, Jordan (M.S. 2019: “The effects of river drydown and pool isolation on terrestrial vertebrates in an intermittent river”)

Woelfle-Erskine, Cleo (Ph.D. 2015: “Watershed collaborations: Entanglements with common streams”, co-advised with Isha Ray, postdoc in the Carlson Lab June 2015 – June 2016, now an Assistant Professor at the University of Washington, Seattle)


Bogan, Michael (David H. Smith Postdoctoral Fellow: Sept 2013 – May 2016, now an Associate Professor at the University of Arizona, Tucson)

Bouchard, Colin (Postdoc: April 2019 – Feb 2020, now a postdoctoral researcher at la Tour du Valat, France)

Buoro, Mathieu (Postdoc: Jan 2012 – Dec 2013, now a Research Scientist with INRAE on the Basque coast in Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle, France)

Colombano, Denise (Delta Science Postdoctoral Fellow and supported by a CDFW Prop 1 Grant: June 2020 – March 2023, now a Senior Environmental Scientist at the Delta Stewardship Council)

Härkönen, Laura (Academy of Finland Postdoctoral Mobility Fellow:  Jan 2017 – Dec 2017).

Morais, Pedro (Delta Science Postdoctoral Fellow: Apr 2017 – Apr 2019)

Nusslé, Sébastien (Swiss NSF Mobility Postdoctoral Fellow: Aug 2013 – Oct 2017)

Peterson, Michael (Postdoc: Jan 2016 – Nov 2016, now a CCST Science & Technology Policy Fellow in Sacramento, CA)

Pregler, Kasey (Postdoc: August 2019 – June 2023, now the Assistant Unit Leader of the New Mexico Co-op Unit)

Rodríguez-Lozano, Pablo (Ramón Areces Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship: Oct 2016 – May 2019, now a postdoc with Celso Garcia at the University of the Balearic Islands)

Sturrock, Anna (Delta Science Postdoctoral Fellow: July 2014 – Sept 2016, now a Research Scientist at the University of Essex)

Vander Vorste, Ross (Postdoc: Nov 2017 – July 2019, now an Assistant Professor at the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse)

Wilkins, Laetitia (Swiss NSF Mobility Postdoctoral Fellow: Sept 2016 – Aug 2018, now a Max Planck Research Group Leader, Group Eco-Evolutionary Interactions, Bremen, Germany)

Sabbatical Visitors to the Lab

Baskett, Marissa (UC Davis), Fall 2015

Buoro, Mathieu (INRAE-France), August 2019

del Mar Sanchez Montoya, Maria (Complutense University of Madrid, Spain), Spring 2018

Garcia, Celso (University of the Balearic Islands), Spring-Summer 2018

Hendry, Andrew, Visiting Miller Professor (McGill University), 2015-16

Snyder, Robin (Case Western Reserve University), Fall 2019