Current Research Faculty/Administrative & Support Staff

For faculty and all other lab employee email addresses and phone numbers, see the contact or research faculty pages.

 

Whitney Laboratory CURRENT FACULTY

 

MARK Q. MARTINDALE, PH.D.

Professor of Biology, Director Whitney Laboratory for Marine Bioscience

Research Area: Evolutionary Development

Martindale Laboratory Page


David Duffy, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Wildlife Disease Genomics and Rising Star Condron Family Endowed Assistant Professor

Research Area: Wildlife Genomic Medicine and One Health

Duffy Laboratory Page


JAMES C. LIAO, PH.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Research Area: Biomechanics and Neurobiology of Fish Locomotion

Liao Laboratory Page


Sandra Loesgen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Research Area: Natural Products Chemistry

Loesgen Laboratory Page


Leonid Moroz, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor of Neuroscience, Genetics, Biology and Chemistry

Research Area: Genomics, Memory and Neuronal Evolution

Moroz Laboratory Page


Todd Z. Osborne, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biogeochemistry

Research Area: Wetland Biogeochemistry

Osborne Laboratory Page


Joseph Ryan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Research Area: Bioinformatics and Evolutionary Biology

Ryan Laboratory Page


Christine E. Schnitzler, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Research Area: Evolutionary and Functional Genomics

Schnitzler Laboratory Page


Elaine Seaver, Ph.D.

Professor of Biology

Research Area: Development and Evolution of Marine Invertebrates

Seaver Laboratory Page


James Strother, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biology

Research Area: Neurobiology and Physiology

Strother Laboratory Page


 

Florida Sea Grant Leadership

 

Dr. Maia McGuire

Associate Director, Extension & Education

(904) 201-8416

mpmcg@ufl.edu

Florida Sea Grant - Dr. Maia McGuire


 

Whitney Laboratory ADMINISTRATION

 

Senior Director of Advancement

(Donations/Philanthropy for Whitney Lab Community / Media Relations)

Jessica Long

(904) 201-8401
(904) 315-2758

jessicalong@whitney.ufl.edu


Operations Manager

Patrick Thompson

904-201-8460

patrick.thompson@whitney.ufl.edu


HR Generalist

Terra Bellegarde

904-201-8454

terra@whitney.ufl.edu


Education Program Coordinator

Amy Biedenbach

(904) 201-8423

abiedenbach@whitney.ufl.edu


Education Program Manager

Brenda Cannaliato

904-201-8406

brenda@whitney.ufl.edu


IT Manager

Sean Crow

904-201-8451


Sea Turtle Hospital Program Manager

Catherine Eastman

904-201-8414

cbeastman@whitney.ufl.edu


Accounts Payable

(Purchasing, Accounts Payable, Shipping, Special Projects)

Jenny Hines

904-201-8455

jenny@whitney.ufl.edu


Research Administration Manager

Jocelyn Klucar


Communications Coordinator

Heather Krumholtz

904-201-8405

heather@whitney.ufl.edu


Receptionist

Bonnie Maxwell

904-201-1842

bonnie.maxwell@whitney.ufl.edu


Events Coordinator

Gail White

904-201-8447

g.white@whitney.ufl.edu


Facilities

Maintenance Supervisor

(Physical Plant Maintenance) 

Adam Pacetti

904-201-8450

apacetti@whitney.ufl.edu


Maintenance Professional

Lane Greene

904-461-4039