PERC Personnel

  • Aaron D. Smith, Assistant Professor and PERC Director
  • Stephen Cameron, Professor and Department Head
  • Dr. Jennifer M. Zaspel, Adjunct Associate Professor
  • Dr. Jeffrey D. Holland, Professor
  • Robert C. Brown, USDA APHIS PPQ
  • Marcin Kaminski, postdoc, Smith Lab
  • Andrew Sweet, postdoc, Cameron Lab
  • Makani Fisher, Ph.D student, Cameron Lab
  • Olivia Gearner, Ph.D student, Smith Lab
  • Elliot Hunsinger, Ph.D student, Smith Lab
  • Angela Rincon, M.S. student, Smith Lab
  • Amelia Smith, Ph.D student, Smith Lab
  • David Stanford-Beale Ph.D student, Cameron Lab
  • Kali Switchtenberg, M.S. student, Smith Lab
  • Christopher Wirth, Ph.D student, Smith Lab
  • Ryan Lumen, Museum Technician, Smith Lab

PERC Alumni

  • Dr. Tim Anderson, PERC postdoc
  • Molly Baldwin, undergraduate student, PERC
  • Robert Behring, undergraduate student
  • Sarah Dietrich, undergraduate student, PERC
  • Alexandra G. Duffy, Museum Technician, PERC
  • Alicia M. Hodson, M.S., Biodiversity Informatics Data Manager
  • Crystal Klem, Ph.D. student, Cameron Lab
  • Megan McCarty, undergraduate student, PERC
  • Dr. Ivonne Meuche, Postdoctoral Researcher
  • Carolina Moreno dos Santos, visiting Ph.D. student, Universidade Federal de Goiás, Brazil
  • Dr. Eugenio H. Nearns, Collections Manager (2014-2017)
  • Taylor Nelson, undergraduate student, Zaspel Lab
  • Paula Pandolfi, undergraduate student, PERC
  • Gareth Powell, Museum Technician, PERC
  • Kyle Schnepp, undergraduate student
  • Dr. Clare Scott, postdoctoral researcher
  • Julia Snyder, M.S. student, Zaspel Lab
  • Nick Sorg, undergraduate student, PERC
  • Caydee Terrell, undergraduate student, PERC
  • Jenny Zehner, undergraduate student, PERC

Research Associates

  • Wesley C. Bicha, Oliver Springs, TN
  • R. Michael Brattain, Lafayette, IN
  • Dr. Gregory R. Curler, Greenville, MS
  • Dr. Edward DeWalt, Illinois Natural History Survey
  • Dr. Luke M. Jacobus, IUPUC
  • Ron King, IN
  • Dr. Nathan P. Lord, Louisiana State University
  • Gareth Powell, Brigham Young University
  • Arwin Provonsha, West Lafayette, IN
  • Kyle Schnepp, Florida State Collection of Arthropods
  • Dr. John Shuey, The Nature Conservancy
  • Ian Swift, California State Collection of Arthropods
PERC-group-2016

Left to right: Jeff Holland, Tanea Herbert, Mike Brattain, Theresa Andrew, Jen Zaspel, David Cool, Taylor Nelson, Gareth Powell, Crystal Klem, Alicia Hodson, Julia Snyder, Jacob Hopkins, Tim Anderson, Stephen Cameron, Gino Nearns, Luke Jacobus, Jentry Lange