The Environmental Mercury Laboratory is managed by Paul Gremillion in the Department of Civil Engineering, Construction Management and Environmental Engineering.
Dr. Gremillion has academic training in civil and environmental engineering, and has worked in ecosystem restoration and water resources management. He is co-director of the Watershed Research and Education Program at NAU. CV.
Yujie Sun is a senior in Environmental Engineering at NAU. He is from Chengdu, China and will graduate in May, 2014. He is currently working on an internship to evaluate the impacts of the Navajo Generating Station on the northern Arizona landscape through the analysis of soil and vegetation.
Christopher Yazzie is a sophomore in Environmental Engineering at NAU. He is currently an intern at Lawrence Livermore Laboratories. Christopher will be working on a project funded by the Watershed Research & Education Program at NAU to conduct a baseline study evaluating mercury deposition in the Verde Valley using lichens as biomonitors.
Previous graduate students
Jaime Toney Accordion Closed
After graduating from NAU, Jaime completed her Ph.D. at Brown University and is now a lecturer at the University of Glasgow, Scotland.
Michael Brown Accordion Closed
Michael works at Bettis National Laboratory near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on radioactive waste site remediation.
Edyth Hermosillo Accordion Closed
Edyth is a hydrologist for the United States Geological Survey in Yuma, Arizona.
Previous undergraduate students
Whitney Koester Accordion Closed
Whitney is now an environmental engineer for Freeport McMoRan near Golden, Colorado.
Kaitlyn Tymrak Accordion Closed
Kaitlyn is an environmental engineer for CH2M Hill in New Orleans, Louisiana, working on environmental remediation projects for chemical plants.
Noah Weinberg Accordion Closed
Noah is an environmental engineer for CH2M Hill in New Orleans, Louisiana, working on remediation of explosive ordinance sites at military installations.
Norman Cody Accordion Closed
Norman is an environmental engineer for Navajo County, Arizona.