2013 Team

Expedition Leader

Andy Bunn

Associate Professor, Western Washington University, Bellingham, Washington

 

Scientists

Heather Alexander

Assistant Professor, University of Texas Brownsville

John Schade

Associate Professor, St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota

Alexander Kholodov

Assistant Professor, University of Alaska, Fairbanks

Rob Spencer

Assistant Scientist, Woods Hole Research Center, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

Mike Loranty

Mike Loranty

Assistant Professor, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York

Valentin Spektor

Research Scientist, Melnikov Permafrost Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Yakutsk, Siberia

Paul Mann

Paul Mann

Research Fellow, Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK

Jorien Vonk

Jorien Vonk

Utrecht University, The Netherlands

Sue Natali

Assistant Scientist, Woods Hole Research Center, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

 

Students

Aquatic team

Sam Berman

Sam Berman

* Returning student
BA, Clark University, expected 2014

Elise Van Winden

Elise Van Winden

BS, Ultrecht Univ, Netherlands, 2013

Claire Griffin

Claire Griffin

* Returning student
BS, Clark University, 2010
PhD, University of Texas, expected 2015

Core team

Craig Connolly

Craig Connolly

BA, College of the Holy Cross, expected 2013

Heidi Rodenhizer

Heidi Rodenhizer

BS, Western Washington University, 2013

Casey DeMarsico

Casey DeMarsico

BA, Clark University, expected 2014

Karin Sather

Karin Sather

BS, St. Olaf College, expected 2015

Peter Han

Peter Han

BS, SUNY ESF, expected 2015

Sarah Shin

Sarah Shin

BA, Colgate University, expected 2014

Katie Heard

Katie Heard

BS, University of Colorado, Boulder, 2008
MS, Western Washington University, expected 2015

Ellen Squires

Ellen Squires

BS, St. Olaf College, expected 2014

Permafrost team

Galina Khokhlova

Galina Khokhlova

MS, Moscow State / Pushchino

seth-spawn

Seth Spawn

* Returning student
BA, St. Olaf College, expected 2014

Terrestrial team

Logan Berner

Logan Berner

* Returning student
BS, University of Alaska Southeast, 2007
MS, Western Washington University, 2010
PhD, Oregon State University, expected 2017

Elizabeth Webb

Elizabeth Webb

BS, Carleton College, 2009
MS, University of Florida, expected 2014

Vasily Lebedev

Vasily Lebedev

* Returing student
Moscow State University

Aaron White

Aaron White

BS, University of Minnesota, 2012
MS, University of Texas Brownsville, expected 2014

Sarah Ludwig

Sarah Ludwig

* Returning student
BA, St. Olaf College, expected 2013

Carbon bomb team

Kelsey Dowdy

Kelsey Dowdy

* Returning student
BS, University of California Santa Barbara, expected 2013

 

Photographer and Outreach Coordinator

Chris Linder

Senior Fellow, International League of Conservation Photographers

 

Physician

Dr. Hillary Irons

Massachusetts General Hospital