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Naomi E. Levin : Associate Professor

Naomi E. Levin

Associate Professor

Department of Earth & Environmental SciencesProgram in the Environment


Research Interests: ecosystem and landscape responses to climate change; triple oxygen isotope geochemistry; plant-animal-climate interactions; isotope hydrology; environmental context for human evolution; paleoclimate proxy development; rift basin evolution.

Naomi's CV

nelevin@umich.edu

 

 

POSTDOCS

Jessica W. Moerman : NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Jessica W. Moerman

NSF Postdoctoral Research Fellow

moermanj@umich.edu
Emily J. Beverly : Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Emily J. Beverly

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

My research focuses on using paleosols to reconstruct past terrestrial environments and climates, especially in relation to human evolution. I am interested in developing a paleo-aridity proxy for paleosols using triple oxygen isotopes in pedogenic carbonates.

website

ebeverly@umich.edu

 

GRAD STUDENTS

Sarah Katz : PhD student

Sarah Katz

PhD student

Research interests: water budgets in the Peruvian Andes using triple oxygen isotopes, building paleoclimate records from lacustrine carbonates in Peru using a combination of triple oxygen isotopes and clumped isotope techniques.

skatzees@umich.edu
Mara Page : MS student

Mara Page

MS student

Research interests: building records of aridity from eastern Africa using fossil teeth.

marapage@umich.edu

 

ISOPALEOLAB GROUP

 

ALUMNI

Sophie Lehmann (PhD 2016, JHU)
postdoc at University of Pittsburgh


Nikki DeLuca (PhD student 2014 – present, JHU)


Gabrielle Stephens (JHU undergrad, Class of 2016)


Shuning Li (PhD 2015, JHU)
faculty at Peking University


Eric Ryberg (JHU undergrad, Class of 2015)
PhD student at Yale


Edward Kardish (JHU undergrad, Class of 2014)


Zelalem Bedaso (Postdoc 2011- 2013, JHU)
Assistant Professor, University of Dayton


Rebecca Kraft (PhD 2012, JHU)
Scientist at NIST