HAB Research @ VIMS

Study of harmful algal blooms at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science is diverse and highly interdisciplinary. Among many other projects, VIMS researchers are working to

For details, visit the home and lab-group web pages of the following leaders in HAB research at VIMS.

Reece, Kim
Professor; Dept. Chair, Aquatic Health Sciences
Email: [[v|kreece,Contact Dr. Kimberly Reece]]
Phone: (804) 684-7407
Office: Chesapeake Bay Hall S110
Department: Aquatic Health Sciences
Interests: Molecular/genetic analysis of aquaculture species, shellfish disease pathogens.

Juliette Smith

Smith, Juliette
Assistant Professor
Email: [[jlsmith]]
Phone: (804) 684-7289
Office: Andrews Hall 429
Department: Aquatic Health Sciences
Interests: Ecotoxicology of harmful algal blooms.

Wolfgang K. Vogelbein

Vogelbein, Wolfgang
Email: [[wolf]]
Phone: (804) 684-7261
Office: Chesapeake Bay Hall N107
Department: Aquatic Health Sciences
Website: {{http://www.vims.edu/research/departments/eaah/programs/histopath/index.php,Histopathology}}

Anderson, Iris
Email: [[v|iris]]
Phone: (804) 684-7811
Interests: Nitrogen and carbon cycling
Office: Andrews Hall 329
Department: Biological Sciences

Deborah Bronk

Bronk, Deborah
Adjunct Faculty
Email: [[bronk]]
Phone: (804) 684-7779
Interests: Nitrogen cycling, nitrogen biogeochemistry
Office: Chesapeake Bay Hall N311
Department: Physical Sciences


Brush, Mark
Associate Professor
Email: [[brush]]
Phone: (804) 684-7402
Interests: Coastal systems ecology; ecosystem models
Office: Andrews Hall 334F
Department: Biological Sciences


Carnegie, Ryan
Research Professor
Email: [[carnegie]]
Phone: (804) 684-7713
Interests: Shellfish pathology
Office: Chesapeake Bay Hall N109
Department: Aquatic Health Sciences

Gong, Donglai
Associate Professor
VIMS Email: gong@vims.edu
W&M Email: dgong@wm.edu
Phone: (804) 684-7529
Interests: Coastal and Polar Oceanography
Office: Andrews Hall 228

Reay, William
Research Associate Professor; Director, Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Virginia
Email: [[wreay]]
Phone: (804) 684-7119
Office: Wilson House 103
Department: Chesapeake Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve in Virginia; Physical Sciences
Interests: Watershed hydrology; ground water/surface water interactions.

Song, BK
Associate Professor
Email: [[v|songb]]
Phone: (804) 684-7411
Office: Andrews Hall 339
Department: Biological Sciences
Interests: Microbiome ecology and biogeochemistry

Karen Hudson

Hudson, Karen
Shellfish Aquaculture Specialist
Email: [[v|khudson]]
Phone: (804) 684-7742
Office: Davis Hall 249
Unit: Marine Advisory Program


Mason, Patrice
Marine Scientist
Email: [[ptrice]]
Phone: (804) 684-7292 (office), 7430 (laboratory)
Office: Chesapeake Bay Hall N105 (office), N125 (laboratory)
Department: Aquatic Health Sciences

Sanderson, Marta
Laboratory Manager
Email: [[mps]]
Phone: (804) 684-7417
Office: Andrews Hall 443
Lab: Andrews Hall 401, 402, 404
Department: Aquatic Health Sciences

Gail Scott

Scott, Gail
Marine Scientist Supervisor
Email: [[v|gpscott,Contact Gail Scott]]
Phone: (804) 684-7235, 7873
Office: Chesapeake Bay Hall S210
Department: Aquatic Health Sciences

Small, Hamish
Associate Research Scientist
Email: [[v|hamish, Contact Hamish Small]]
Phone: (804) 684-7745
Office: Chesapeake Bay Hall S107
Department: Aquatic Health Sciences


Jones, William
Laboratory Specialist Senior
Email: [[v|wmjones,Contact Bill Jones]]
Phone: (804) 684-7414 or 684-7873
Office: Chesapeake Bay Hall N119
Department: Aquatic Health Sciences