Pratt Lab :: Environmental and Analytical Chemistry


Doctor of Philosophy

Dr. Angela Raso (2012-2018)
PhD Chemistry 2018, Purdue University Chemistry
co-advised by Paul Shepson (Purdue) and Kerri Pratt
UM visiting graduate student (Sept. 2015 - Feb. 2016)
B.A. Chemistry 2012, Whitman College
Current Position:Scientist, New Mexico Dept. of Environment

Dr. Nate May (2013-2018)
Dept. of Education GAANN Future Faculty Fellowship (Winter 2016)
PhD Chemistry 2017, University of Michigan
B.S. Chemistry 2013, Santa Clara Univeristy
Current Position:Visiting General Chemistry Instructor, Evergreen State College; Chemistry Instructor at Saint Martin's University; Long-term Substitute Science Teacher at Lakeside School, Seattle, WA

Dr. Matt Gunsch (2012-2017)
PhD Chemistry 2017, University of Michigan
B.S. Chemistry 2012, Siena College
Current Position:Senior Scientist at Merck


Master's Degree

Ryan Cook (2015-2017)
Rackham Merit Fellowship
M.S. Chemistry 2017, University of Michigan
B.S. Chemistry 2015, Appalachian State University

Eric Boone (Summer 2013 - Summer 2015)
M.S. Chemistry 2015, University of Michigan
B.S. Chemistry 2013, Purdue University

Garrett Welshofer (Summer 2014 - Fall 2015)
M.S. Chemistry 2015, University of Michigan
B.S. Chemistry 2014, Elon University


Bachelor's Degree

Alexa Watson (Spring 2015-Winter 2018)
B.S. Chemical Sciences 2018, University of Michigan
Pursuing a Ph.D in Chemistry at the University of California, Irvine

Guy Burke (Fall 2016-Winter 2018)
B.S. Chemistry and Spanish 2018, University of Michigan
Pursuing a Ph.D in Atmospheric Science at the University of California, Davis

Annie Barget (Winter 2017-Summer 2017)
B.S. Biomolecular Sciences 2017, University of Michigan

Anna Leemon (Winter 2016-Winter 2017)
B.S. Chemistry 2017, University of Michigan
Pursuing a Masters in Education at Stanford

Mark Hartwig (Summer 2015 - Winter 2016)
B.S. Chemistry 2016, University of Michigan
Lab Technician at Pacific Industrial Development Corporation

Jennifer Berry (Fall 2013 - Summer 2015)
B.S. Chemistry 2015, University of Michigan
B.S. Program in the Environment 2015, University of Michigan
Pursuing a Ph.D in Chemistry at the University of Colorado

Zhuoyu Peng (Winter 2014 - Summer 2015)
B.S. Chemistry 2015, University of Michigan
B.S. Program in the Environment 2015, University of Michigan
Honors Thesis Research, Summer 2014 - Spring 2015
Pursuing a Ph.D in Chemistry at the University of Washington

Jill Cellini (Summer 2013 - Summer 2014)
B.S. Earth Systems Science 2014, University of Michigan
Honors Thesis Research, Summer 2013 - Summer 2014
Pursuing a Ph.D at the University of Illinois, Chicago


Postdoctoral Fellows

Peter Peterson (Apr. 2015-Aug. 2018)
Current Position: Assistant Professor
Dept. of Chemistry, Whittier College

Siyuan Wang (Sept. 2015-Sept. 2017)
HHMI Teaching Fellowship (Fall 2015)
Current Position: ASP Postdoctoral Fellow at National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

Katie Kolesar (Fall 2015 - Winter 2017)
HHMI Teaching Fellowship (Fall 2016)
Dow Sustainability Fellow (2016-2017)
Current Position: Senior Engineer, Air Sciences, Inc.

Ying-Hsuan Lin (Fall 2015 - Winter 2016)
Michigan Society of Fellows Assistant Professor/Post-doctoral Fellow
Current Position: Assistant Professor
Depart. of Environ. Sci., UC-Riverside


Prior Visiting Students

Natasha Garner
B.S.C. Environmental Chemistry 2013, University of British Columbia, Okanagan
University of Calgary Chemistry Ph.D. student
UM visiting graduate student (Feb. 2017 - Mar. 2017, Jun. 2017)

Jacinta Edebeli
PhD Student at Paul Scherrer Institute and ETH Zürich
M.S. Environmental Systems Science 2014, ETH Zürich
B.S. Civil Engineering 2012, University of Massachusetts Amherst
B.A. Environmental Science 2011, Mount Holyoke College
UM visiting graduate student (Nov. 2017 - Mar. 2018)


Graduate Rotation Students

Nick Ellsworth (Fall 2017)

Jia Shi (Summer 2017)

Nicole Olsen (Winter 2017)

Garret Verwer (Winter 2017)

Emily Mordan (Fall 2016)

Maria Jose Morales (Fall 2016)

Megan Connor (Summer 2016)

Isabel Colon-Bernal (Winter 2016)

Natalie Cleaveland (Fall 2014)

Olivia Sieggreen (Fall 2014)

Rosina Ho Wu (Summer 2013)


Undergraduate Students

Savannah Haas (Summer REU 2018)
Villanova University, Class of 2019
Majors: Biochemistry

Kate Hogan (Winter 2018)
University of Michigan, Class of 2018
Major: Chemical Sciences

Christian Keiser (Fall 2017 - Winter 2018)
University of Michigan, Class of 2021
Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program
Major: Chemical Engineering

Logan Vear(Winter 2017 - Fall 2017)
University of Michigan, Class of 2020
Major: Environmental Science

Nour Abduljalil (Summer REU 2017)
Towson University, Class of 2018
Major: Chemistry

Maddie Parks (Winter 2017)
University of Michigan (Class of 2020)
Major: Environmental Engineering

Mark Panas (Summer REU 2016)
Muhlenberg College, Class of 2017
Major: Chemistry

Leena Shah (Winter 2016)
University of Michigan (Class of 2016)
Major: International Studies, Global Environment and Health

Ahmet Yesilcimen (Winter 2016)
University of Michigan (Class of 2017)
Major: Chemistry

Alicia Kevelin (Winter 2016)
University of Michigan (Class of 2019)
Major: Neuroscience

Evan Schwartz (Fall 2014 - Spring 2015)
University of Michigan (Class of 2016)
Major: Biochemistry

Wuliang Zhang (Summer 2014 - Fall 2014)
University of Michigan (Class of 2015)
Major: Chemistry

Michael Weber (Summer 2014 Chemistry REU Student)
Muhlenberg College (Class of 2015)
Majors: Chemistry and Environmental Science

Stephanie Schmidt (Summer 2014 UM Biological Station REU student)
Michigan State University (Class of 2015)
Majors: Chemistry, Mathematics and Environmental Sciences

Katherine De Los Santos (Summer 2014 Physics REU Student)
Queens College (Class of 2016)
Major: Physics

Ryan Tedd (Fall 2013 - Spring 2014)
University of Michigan (Class of 2017)
Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program
Major: Engineering


High School Students

Rashad Prendergast (Summer D-RISE program 2016)
Cass Tech High School (Class of 2017), Detroit, MI

Jackelyn Rodriguez (Summer 2014)
co-advised by Prof. Andrew Ault
Cass Tech High School (Class of 2014), Detroit, MI

Desmond Madu (Summer 2014)
co-advised by Prof. Andrew Ault
Cass Tech High School (Class of 2014), Detroit, MI

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