Post-Docs & Research Associates

Post-Doctoral Fellows + Research Associates

Alexander Charn

Alexander Charn

Post-Doctoral Research Fellow

  • acharn@iu.edu
  • Working from California

Rossby Wave Breaking and Atmospheric Rivers, and Coastal Climate Trend Downscaling.

Tyler Doane

Tyler Doane

Post-doctoral Fellow

I study the mechanics and probabilistic elements of sediment transport and landscape evolution with Dr. Brian Yanites and Dr. Doug Edmonds.

Paul Goddard

Paul Goddard

Post-Doctoral Fellow

My previous research focused on regional sea level rise, Antarctic shelf water warming, and West Antarctic precipitation using global climate models.

Katherine Kravitz

Katherine Kravitz

Post-Doctoral Fellow

I study the intersection of tectonics, surface processes and biogeography using numerical modeling.

Huong Nguyen-Van

Huong Nguyen-Van

Fulbright Visiting Scholar

Dr. Huong Nguyen-Van is a Fulbright Visiting Scholar in Dr. Arndt Schimmelmann's laboratory from May 1to September 30, 2021.

Jovanka Nikolic

Jovanka Nikolic

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Jovanka is a postdoctoral research associate in Dr. Kravitz’s group, working on computational fluid dynamics simulations of wind plants to quantify uncertainty for wind energy.

Silvia Pineda-Munoz

Silvia Pineda-Munoz

Post-doctoral Fellow

  • spinedam@iu.edu
  • GY 5034

My goal is to advance conservation biology using ecological models that incorporate both modern and recent-past ecosystems.

Olivia Thurston

Olivia Thurston

Post-Doctoral Fellow

  • ogthurst@iu.edu

I am using low-temperature thermochronology to explore erosion and transport rates of sediments from cratonic source rocks into intracratonic basins in North America.

Zalmai Yawar

Zalmai Yawar

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

  • zyawar@indiana.edu
  • GY 5067

Advisor: Schieber