Steven D. Emslie


Department of Biology & Marine Biology University of North Carolina Wilmington

Ph.D., University of Florida, 1987
M.S., Northern Arizona University, 1982

M.A., University of Colorado, 1977

2020 - 2021

Current Graduate Students (M.S. and Ph.D.):

Anna Zarn (M.S.; 2016 - 2018). Stable isotope and mercury analyses of Galapagos seabird tissues.  Ph.D. (2018- ).  Mercury in coastal food webs in North Carolina.

Megan Reaves (M.S.; 2020-2022). Multiple stable isotope analyses on bone collagen from Pygoscelid penguin chicks.


Kate Sutherland (M.S.; 2021-2022). Stable isotope and mercury analyses of white and dark-faced forms of the Black-capped Petrel.


Malia Smith (Ph.D.; 2020-). Historic ecology of Blue and Fin Whales in the Southern Ocean using baleen plates. (Co-Advisor with Dr. Aly Fleming)