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Geosciences Graduate Students



Olivia Ainooson
oza0028@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2194A

Hometown: Agona Swedru, Central Region of Ghana
Area of Interest: Environmental Sustainability
Major Professor: Dr. Chandana Mitra

Akilah Alwan
aka0038@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2089

Area of Interest: Geoscience Education
Major Professor: Dr. Lorraine Wolf

Çisil Bengisu Badur
cbb0069@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2075

Hometown: Ankara, Turkey
Area of Interest: Petrology, Geodynamics
Major Professor: Dr. Willis Hames

Marisa Barefoot
mnb0018@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2090

Hometown: Fairhope, Alabama
Area of Interest: Economic Geology and Geochemistry
Major Professor: Dr. Laura Bilenker

Ryan Brooks
rjb0066@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2082

Hometown: Rogers, Arkansas
Area of Interest: Fluvial Geomorphology
Major Professor: Dr. Stephanie Shepherd

Ally Brown
jzb0184@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2080

Hometown: Louisville, Kentucky
Area of Interest: Geoscience education ad climate resilience
Major Professor: Dr. Karen McNeal

Jane Cadenhead
jem0125@auburn.edu

Hometown: LaGrange, Georgia
Area of Interest: Social Vulnerability, Social Resilience, and Natural Hazards
Major Professor: Dr. Chandana Mitra

Haven Cashwell
hjc0023@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2077

Hometown: Marshallberg, North Carolina
Area of Interest: Geoscience Education
Major Professor: Dr. Karen McNeal

Hephzibah Christopher
hzc0119@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2074

Hometown: Tamil Nadu, India
Area of Interest: Planetary Geology
Major Professor: Dr. David King / Dr. Masatoshi Hirabayashi

Stephanie Courtney
slc0059@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2080

Hometown: Janesville, Wisconsin
Area of Interest: Geocognition and Geoscience Education
Major Professor: Dr. Karen McNeal

Sukanya Dasgupta
szd0086@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2046H

Hometown: Germantown, Tennessee
Area of Interest: Urbanization, Urban Agglomeration, Remote Sensing, Climate modeling and change, Air pollution, and Machine Learning techniques
Major Professor: Dr. Chandana Mitra

Subhasis Ghosh
szg0143@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2046H

Hometown: Bolpur, West Bengal, India
Area of Interest: Climate Change, Human-Nature Interactions, Sustainable Development, Urban Agglomeration, Process Geomorphology, Landscape Ecology, Remote Sensing, Geoinformatics, Machine Learning
Major Professor: Dr. Chandana Mitra

Andrew Gates Gibson
agg0012@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2084

Hometown: Rock Hill, South Carolina
Major Professor: Dr. Ann Ojeda

Sara Speetjens Gilley
ses0076@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2074

Hometown: Daphne, Alabama
Major Professor: Dr. Haibo Zou

Anthony Hall
hallant@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2048

Hometown: Auburn, Alabama
Area of Interest: GIS, Natural Hazards, Emergency Management
Major Professor: Dr. Phil Chaney

Caitlyn Herron
cah0186@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2084

Hometown: Reston, Virginia
Area of Interest: Geochemistry, Fate and Transport of Contamination, Toxicology
Major Professor: Dr. Ann Ojeda

Taryn Hicks
tnh0032@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2056A

Hometown: Shelbyville, Tennessee
Area of Interest: Fluvial geomorphology
Major Professor: Dr. Stephanie Shepherd

Sharaf Anika Hoque
sah0131@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2056A

Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Area of Interest: Hydrogeology, Geochemistry
Major Professor: Dr. Ann Ojeda

Elijah Johnson
etj0011@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2080

Hometown: Richmond, Virginia
Area of Interest: Geocognition
Major Professor: Dr. Karen McNeal

Mallory Jordan
maj0062@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2084

Hometown: Gilbert, South Carolina
Area of Interest: Applied GIS and Spatial Analysis, GeoHealth
Major Professor: Dr. Stephanie Rogers / Dr. Ann Ojeda

Stephanie Krill
szk0211@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2075

Hometown: Austin, Texas
Area of Interest: Hydrogeology and Geochemistry
Major Professor: Dr. Ming-Kuo Lee

Eleanore Larson
eal0058@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2084

Hometown: Stevensville, Michigan
Area of Interest: Geochemistry/Hydrogeology
Major Professor: Dr. Ann Ojeda

Andrew Lipscomb
aal0029@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2067

Hometown: Metairie, Louisiana
Area of Interest: Hydrogeology, Contaminants, and Groundwater Modeling
Major Professor: Dr. Ming-Kuo Lee

Nora V. López-Rivera
nzl0040@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2056A

Hometown: Salinas, Puerto Rico
Area of Interest: Carbon Sequestration, Geochemistry, and Petrology
Major Professor: Dr. Lauren Beckingham

Hayden Malloch
hcm0036@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2082

Hometown: Palm Desert, California
Area of Interest: Geoarchaeology
Major Professor: Dr. Stephanie Shepherd

Steffen Matthews
sam0184@auburn.edu

Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee
Area of Interest: Geophysics and Geomorphology
Major Professor: Dr. Lorraine Wolf

Jacob Mayberry
jdm0147@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2046B

Hometown: Russellville, Alabama
Area of Interest: GIS, Natural Hazards, Geochemistry
Major Professor: Dr. Luke Marzen

Christopher McAleer
ccm0102@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2046B

Hometown: Bradenton, FL
Area of Interest: Human-Environment Interaction, Natural Hazards, Coastal Geography and GIS
Major Professor: Dr. Philip Chaney

Haylie Mikulak
hnm0039@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2077

Hometown: East Brunswick, New Jersey
Area of Interest: Geoscience Education and Climate Communication
Major Professor: Dr. Karen McNeal

Lidia Molina Serpas
ldm0033@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2046B

Hometown: Houston, Texas
Area of Interest: Prescribed Fire Effects on Nutrient and Sediment Cycling in a Geographically Isolated Wetland
Major Professor: Dr. Stephanie Shepherd

Shifat J Monami
sjm0052@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2056A

Hometown: Barishal, Bangladesh
Area of Interest: Physical and Chemical Hydrogeology/ Environmental Geochemistry
Major Professor: Dr. Ming-Kuo Lee / Dr. Ashraf Uddin

Pedro Montalvo
pem0020@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2067

Hometown: San Sebastian, Puerto Rico
Area of Interest: Meteorite impacts, Planetary Geology
Major Professor: Dr. David King / Dr. Masatoshi Hirabayashi

Sharif Mustaque
mzm0208@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2053

Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Area of Interest: Sedimentology, Petrology, and Tectonics
Major Professor: Dr. Ashraf Uddin

Kaj Overturf
kao0025@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2046B

Hometown: Corinth, Maine
Area of Interest: GIS applications in natural resource management
Major Professor: Dr. Stephanie Rogers

Jesse Patrick
jnp0043@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2090

Hometown: Gahanna, Ohio
Area of Interest: Economic Geology, Petrology, Geochemistry
Major Professor: Dr. Laura Bilenker

Mahfuj Rahman
mzr0065@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2067

Hometown: Bogra, Bangladesh
Area of Interest: Contaminant Hydrogeology, Petroleum Geology
Major Professor: Dr. Ashraf Uddin / Dr. Ming-Kuo Lee

Elyssa Rivera
ejr0026@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2090

Hometown: Houston, Texas
Area of Interest: Economic Geology
Major Professor: Dr. Laura Bilenker

Bishop Robbins
rbr0014@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2074

Hometown: Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Area of Interest: Geochemistry
Major Professor: Dr. Haibo Zou

Brandon Ryan
bjr0032@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2194A

Hometown: Louisville, Kentucky
Area of Interest: Urban Heat Island’s, Green Infrastructure, Urban Flooding, Climatology, Meteorology
Major Professor: Dr. Chandana Mitra

Megha Shrestha
mzs0130@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2046H

Hometown: Biratnagar, Morang, Nepal
Area of Interest: Climate Change, Natural Hazards, Urbanization, Agriculture Irrigation, Applied GIS and Remote Sensing
Major Professor: Dr. Chandana Mitra

Miranda Silano
mrs0162@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2194A

Hometown: Naples, Florida
Area of Interest: Climate change resiliency and coastal city sustainability
Major Professor: Dr. Chandana Mitra

Ozan Sinoplu
ozs0021@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2067

Hometown: Ankara, Turkey
Area of Interest: Tectonics, Geochemistry, Geochronology
Major Professor: Dr. Haibo Zou

Tyler Smith
tgs0023@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2077

Hometown: Franklin, Tennessee
Area of Interest: Geoscience Education
Major Professor: Dr. Karen McNeal

Hang Song
hzs0068@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2075

Hometown: Guangzhou, China
Area of Interest: Human-Environment Relationships
Major Professor: Dr. Karen McNeal / Dr. Chandana Mitra

Mahir Tajwar
mzt0068@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2075

Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Area of Interest: Hydrogeology and Geochemistry
Major Professor: Dr. Ashraf Uddin

Lauren Talkington
clt0040@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2074

Hometown: Montgomery, Alabama
Area of Interest: Lunar and Planetary Geology
Major Professor: Dr. David King / Dr. Masatoshi Hirabayashi

Syeda Nazifa Tasneem
szt0076@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2194A

Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Area of Interest: Urbanization, Climate Change, Environmental Pollution, GIS and Remote Sensing
Major Professor: Dr. Chandana Mitra

Stephen Todd
smt0068@auburn.edu
Office: Haley 2046B

Hometown: Cary, Illinois
Area of Interest: Spatial ecology
Major Professor: Dr. Stephanie Rogers

Md Riaz Uddin
mzu0011@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2082

Hometown: Satkhira, Bangladesh
Area of Interest: Mineralogy & Geochemistry of Contaminant Groundwater and Sediments from Coastal Aquifers
Major Professor: Dr. Ashraf Uddin

I. Dogancan Yasar
idy0002@auburn.edu
Office: BEMC 2053

Hometown: Ankara, Turkey
Area of Interest: Geochemistry, Geochronology and Tectonics
Major Professor: Dr. Willis Hames

Kristin Youngquist
kny0002@auburn.edu

Hometown: Garden City, Kansas
Area of Interest: Climate Change, Land Use Change, Urbanization, GIS and Remote Sensing
Major Professor: Dr. Chandana Mitra



Last updated: 10/04/2021