People

Mariah Carbone x x

  • PhD (2007) Earth System Science, University of California, Irvine
  • BA (1999) Earth & Environmental Science, Wesleyan University, CT
  • Research Interests: Earth system science, climate change, global change ecology, terrestrial biogeochemical cycling, isotopes (mainly 14C), biosphere-atmosphere exchanges of carbon, water, and energy, plant-soil interactions, partitioning respiration.
  • mariah.carbone@nau.edu
  • 928-523-0731

Jim Le Moine x x

  • Lab Manager
  • MS (2005) Ecosystem Science, University of Toledo
  • BS (2001) Ecology, Michigan Technological University
  • Research Interests: biogeochemistry–specifically C, N, and Hg, forest ecology and management, soil organic matter formation, isotopes (mainly 13C, 15N), phenology.
  • jim.le.moine@nau.edu
  • 928-523-0732

Drew Peltier x

  • Postdoctoral Researcher
  • PhD (2018) Biology, Northern Arizona University
  • MS (2013) Conservation Ecology, University of Michigan
  • BS (2011) Environmental Studies (Chemistry), University of Southern California
  • Research Interests: Drought legacies and mortality. Temporal plasticity of tree growth. 14C, ENSO, dendroecology, NSC, Bayesian modeling, climate change, and drought. 
  • webpage
  • dmp334@nau.edu
  • 415-518-4518

Aaron Teets x

  • PhD Student in Biological Sciences – NAU Presidential Fellow
  • MS (2016) Forest Resources, University of Maine
  • BS (2008) Biological Sciences, Virginia Tech
  • Research Interests: Terrestrial ecosystem C cycling and phenology in forested ecosystems.
  • aft49@nau.edu
  • 928-523-0732

Austin Simonpietri x

  • PhD Student in Biological Sciences
  • BS (2019) Biological Sciences/Ecology, Montana State University
  • Research Interests: Terrestrial ecosystem C cycling, drought, VOCs
  • ats327@nau.edu
  • 928-523-0732