Contact Info

The Team


Principle Investigator

Henry Neal Williams, Ph, D
Professor
Environmental Sciences Institute
Florida A&M University
Email: henryneal.williams@famu.edu



Research Interest
Aquatic Microbial Ecology Processes,
Environmental Microbiology of Water Distribution Systems


  Collaborators

Jonathan Badger, Ph, D
Assistant Professor
J. Craig Venter Institute
Email: Jbadger@jcvi.org



Research Interest
Evolution and phylogeny of microbes with a focus on marine microorganisms.
Bioinformatics tools, Genome projects,  comparative genomic studies.



Rachel Noble, Ph. D
Associate Professor
Institute of Marine Sciences/ University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Research Interest

Marine microbial ecology Coastal and estuarine water quality
Environmental microbiology
Microbial contaminants in recreational and shellfish harvesting waters
Molecular applications and novel methods development                                                     Recreational and shellfish harvesting water quality



Darrell Jay Grimes, Ph.D
Professor
Department of Coastal Sciences,
University of Southern Mississippi
Email: jay.grimes@usm.edu





Research Interest
Research in the Marine Microbiology laboratory is primarily focused on the Vibrio