Water faculty in montana

The Montana University System supports a wide diversity of faculty that have interest in water, water resources, and freshwater ecology .  Below is a list of these faculty with links to their websites. 

 

Lindsey Albertson. Department of Ecology at Montana State University. Geomorphology, biodiversity, restoration, and ecological function of streams and rivers.

Michelle Anderson. Biology Department at University of Montana-Western. Fish, amphibians, natural and human disturbances in aquatic systems.

Antony Bertholote. Hydrology Department at Salish-Kootenai College. Fluid dynamics, modeling, groundwater surface water interactions, river restoration.

Len Broberg. Environmental Studies Department at University of Montana. Climate change mitigation and adaptation.

Jack Brookshire. Land Resources and Environmental Sciences at Montana State University. Biogeochemistry and nutrient cycling.

Brian Chaffin. College of Forestry and Conservation at University of Montana. Influence of policy on water rights and water management regimes with climate change.

Ben Colman. College of Forestry and Conservation at University of Montana. Aquatic ecosystem ecology.

Alysia Cox. Chemistry Department at University of Montana-Butte. Aquatic geobiochemistry.

Wyatt Cross. Department of Ecology at Montana State University. Freshwater ecosystem ecology, food webs, global change. 

Michael DeGrandpre. Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at University of Montana. Aquatic biogeochemistry.

Jean Dixon. Department of Earth Sciences at Montana State University. Geomorphology and earth surface processes.

Lisa Eby. College of Forestry and Conservation at University of Montana. Aquatic vertebrate ecology.

James Elser. Biology Department at University of Montana. Biological stoichiometry.

Stephanie Ewing. Land Resources and Environmental Sciences at Montana State University. Soil-hydrology interactions.

Payton Gardner. Geosciences Department at University of Montana. Hydrogeology, isotope hydrology, groundwater-surface water interactions.

Chris Guy. Department of Ecology at Montana State University. Conservation of large-river fisheries and invasive species suppression.

Willard Granath. Division of Biological Sciences at University of Montana. Whirling disease.

Julia Haggerty. Department of Earth Sciences at Montana State University. Natural resource issues, socio-ecological systems, rural community resilience.

Katie Hailer. Chemistry and Geochemistry at University of Montana-Butte. Aquatic chemistry.

Robert Hall. Flathead Lake Biological Station, University of Montana. Freshwater Ecosystem Ecology

Sarah Halvorson. Department of Geography at University of Montana. Water resource geography.

Ric Hauer. Flathead Lake Biological Station at University of Montana. Stream and wetland ecology.

Jordy Hendrikx. Department of Earth Sciences at Montana State University. Snow science.

Kelsey Jensco. College of Forestry and Conservation at University of Montana. Watershed hydrology and climate change. 

John Kimball. College of Forestry and Conservation at University of Montana. Global carbon and water cycles, biophysical, process modeling, satellite remote sensing.

John LaFave. Ground Water Program at Montana Tech of the University of Montana. Ground water resource evaluation, geochemistry and dating, isotope hydrology.

Ellen Launchnor. Center for Biofilm Engineering at Montana State University. Biofilms in wastewater treatment, wastewater contaminant treatment processes, microbially induced mineral formation, reactive transport in biofilm.

Hongyi Li. Land Resources and Environmental Sciences at Montana State University. Hydrological and biogeochemical modeling. 

Windsor Lowe. Biology Department at University of Montana. Spatial processes that influence evolution, population biology, and community ecology.

Gordon Luikart. Flathead Lake Biological Station at University of Montana. Ecology, population genetics, conservation biology.

Marco Maneta. Department of Geosciences at University of Montana. Watershed ecology.

Clayton Marlow. Department of Animal & Range Sciences at Montana State University. Riparian ecology and range science.

Jamie McEvoy. Department of Earth Sciences at Montana State University. Political ecology of water management and hydrosocial cycle, climate change, climate-water-energy nexus.

David McWethy. Department of Earth Sciences at Montana State University. Ecosystem diversity, climate, human and natural disturbance across large spatial and temporal scales.

Tom McMahon. Department of Ecology at Montana State University. Fish ecology and conservation.

Stephen Mock. Environmental Sciences at University of Montana Western. Aquatic environmental chemistry in streams and lakes.

Kayhan Ostavar. Environmental Sciences at Rocky Mountain College. Environmental science.

Steve Parker. Chemistry and Geochemistry at University of Montana-Butte. Riverine and groundwater biogeochemistry.

Rob Payn. Land Resources and Environmental Sciences at Montana State University. Hydrology and stream ecology.              

Shandin Pete. Hydrology Department at Salish Kootenai College. Hydrology and education.

Geoff Poole. Land Resources and Environmental Sciences at Montana State University. River ecology, fluvial geomorphology, landscape ecology.

John Priscu. Land Resources and Environmental Sciences at Montana State University. Biogeochemistry and microbiology of ice environments.

Eric Richens. Wildlife and Fisheries Department at Salish Kootenai College. Aquatic ecosystems and riparian foodwebs.

David Shively. Department of Geography at University of Montana. Geomorphology, riverine ecology, hydrology, watershed processes, water resources planning and management.

Adam Sigler. MSU Water Quality Extension at Montana State University. Water quality.

Mark Skidmore. Department of Earth Sciences at Montana State University. Biogeochemistry, geomicrobiology, glaciated systems.

Jack Stanford. Flathead Lake Biological Station at University of Montana. River ecology.

Otto Stein. Civil Engineering Department at Montana State University. Water quality, hydrology, erosion mechanics.

Paul Stoy. Land Resources and Environmental Sciences at Montana State University. Biosphere-atmosphere interactions.

Ryan Thum. Plant Sciences and Plant Pathology at Montana State University. Invasive aquatic plant ecology, evolution, and management.

Maurice Valett. Division of Biological Sciences at University of Montana. Aquatic ecosystem ecology.

Vicki Watson. Environmental Studies at University of Montana. Abiotic and biotic water quality issues.

Andrew Whiteley. College of Forestry and Conservation at University of Montana. Evolutionary and ecological processes at the population level.

Andrew Wilcox. Geosciences Department at University of Montana. Fluvial geomorphology.

Laurie Yung. College of Forestry and Conservation at University of Montana. Conservation and natural resource management, climate change.

Al Zale. Department of Ecology at Montana State University. Aquatic wildlife conservation, restoration, and management.