Meet the staff of the Shoals Marine Laboratory

Christine Bogdanowicz - SML Communication, Outreach, and Administration

Oversee student services and academic teaching staff HR. Work with alumni database management and communications teams at Cornell and UNH. Serve as webmaster and social media coordinator. Adult and family education/outreach coordinator.


ccb5@cornell.edu
(607) 255-3851: office
(607) 379-3341: cell
(607) 255-0742: fax
Jim Coyer, Ph.D. - SML Academic Programs

Supervise Appledore Island program staff. Coordinate Appledore-based research. Mentor and support research interns. Teaches Underwater Research.


jac61@cornell.edu
(603) 430-5220: office
(603) 430-5221: fax
Sharon Detzer - Cornell/CALS Alumni Affairs and Development

sld4@cornell.edu
(607) 255-1915

Ross Hansen - SML Facilities and Planning

Oversees all facilities needs with a focus on capital improvements and sustainability. Co-coordinates SML's Sustainability Engineering Internship Program. 


rbh8@cornell.edu
(603) 430-5220: office
(603) 430-5221: fax
(603) 828-8673: cell

April Kampney - Cornell/CALS Administration
akampney@cornell.edu
(607) 255-8436: office
(607) 255-7905: fax
Susan McDonough - UNH Foundation

susan.mcdonough@unh.edu
(603) 862-4862

Gregg Moore, Ph.D. - University of New Hampshire Academic Coordination
Oversees SML academic program to ensure that SML best meets the needs of the students, departments, and faculty our founding partner institutions. Responsible for UNH student academic advising and recruitment. Teaches Island Botany.

gregg.moore@unh.edu
603-862-5138: office

Jane Paige - Administration
Coordinates student services; admissions, financial aid, student employment and assists with recruiting activities. Serve as main contact for Shoals administrative office at Cornell. Provide support for all database management functions.

jp23@cornell.edu
(607) 255-0743: office
(607) 255-0742: fax
Theresa Pollard - Cornell/CALS Administration
tpollard@cornell.edu
(607) 255-8708: office
(607) 255-7905: fax
Mike Rosen - SML Operations

Oversees daily operation of Appledore Island facilities. Supervises seasonal, non-academic staff. Co-Coordinates Sustainable Engineering Internship Program.


msr222@cornell.edu
(603) 430-5220: office
(603) 430-5221: fax
(603) 897-5893: cell
Jennifer Seavey, Ph.D. - SML Director

Director of Shoals Marine Laboratory. Teaches Marine and Coastal Conservation Biology. Also serves as Research Faculty, School of Marine Science and Ocean Engineering at UNH and Courtesy Assistant Professor, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell.


jennifer.seavey@unh.edu
(603) 862-5346: office


Robin Hadlock Seeley, Ph.D. - Cornell Academic Coordination

Oversees SML academic program to ensure that SML best meets the needs of the students, departments, and faculty of founding partner institutions. Responsible for Cornell and high school student academic advising and recruitment. Mentors undergraduate research interns. Teaches Environmental History of the Gulf of Maine and Evolution and Marine Diversity.


rhadlockseeley@cornell.edu
(207) 956-0815: cell

Becca Toppin - SML Diving Safety
Oversee compliance with diving regulations put forth by SML's Diving Safety Control Board, perform SCUBA diving check-outs.

becca.toppin@gmail.com
(508) 454-3571: cell

Hal Weeks, Ph.D. - SML Research Programs and Recruitment

Lead recruitment efforts for undergraduate students outside of parent institutions. Oversees SML research programs. Secure and report on necessary agency permits for SML course activities. Support coordination of island programs and island operations and seasonal staff recruitment and hiring. Program purchasing. Manage SML Appledore Island Store. Teach Field Animal Behavior. 


hjw7@cornell.edu
(603) 430-5220: office
(603) 502-5111: cell

Appledore Island Summer Staff (see: Jobs @ SML for more info)

Head Chef: Coordinate all meal production for Appledore Island residents; responsible for food purchase and storage.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island


Chef: Assist head chef with meal production for Appledore Island residents, supervise kitchen in the absence of Head chef.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island

Chef: Assist head chef with meal production for Appledore Island residents, supervise kitchen in the absence of Head chef.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island

Lead Captain: Oversee maintenance and operation of R/V John M. Kingsbury, R/V John B. Heiser and other vessels and waterfront facilities.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island

Captain: Assist with maintenance and operation of R/V John M. Kingsbury, R/V John B. Heiser and other vessels and waterfront facilities.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island

Lead Island Engineer: Oversee daily operations of land-based facilities on Appledore Island.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island

Island Engineer: Assist with daily operations of land-based facilities on Appledore Island.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island

Relief Engineer: Assist with daily operations of land-based facilities on Appledore Island.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island


Island Coordinator: Coordinate Appledore Island schedule in collaboration with Coastal Coordinator; coordinate housing on Appledore Island.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island

Lab Preparator: Support Appledore Island programs. Serve as crew for programmatic at-sea activities.

(603) 964-9011: Appledore Island

Click here to learn more about Jobs @ Shoals!

Would you like to contact one of SML's former directors? (See below for e-mail addresses)


Willy E. Bemis: web24@cornell.edu
JB Heiser
:
jbh7@cornell.edu
Jack Kingsbury: jmk11@cornell.edu
Jim Morin: jgm18@cornell.edu
Brian Rivest: rivestb@cortland.edu

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