* not FAMU students
^ successfully defended
Thesis Title: Foraminifera and its microbial endobionts
Thesis Title: FORAM Index and coral reefs from Jobos Bay-Puerto Rico
*/^ Bryan O'Malley (University of South Florida-St. Petersburg, FL; committee member)
Thesis Title: Development of the Foram-AMBI for the Gulf of Mexico
*/^ Laurinda K. McEachern (University of South Florida-St. Petersburg, FL; committee member)
Thesis Title: Spatial and temporal levels of microplastics in Tampa Bay surface waters
*/^ Ashley Huber (University of South Florida-St. Petersburg, FL; co-major advisor)
Thesis Title: Trophic transfer of persistent organic pollutants and heavy metals in fiddler crabs from Jobos Bay-Puerto Rico
Dissertation Title: It takes two to tango: foraminifera and bacteria as bioindicators of estuarine health in tropical/subtropical environments.
*/^ Akram El-Kateb (University of Fribourg, Switzerland; committee member and external expert)
Dissertation Title: Lesser Syrtis (South of Tunisia): Phosphate industry contamination assessment using a multidisciplinary approach.al/subtropical environments.