Photo: Former Levin Lab postdocs left to right: James Watson [Stockholm Resilience Centre, Oregon State University (fall 2017)]; Juan Bonachela [University of Strathclyde, Rugers University (January 2018)]; Malin Pinsky (Rutgers University). Photo courtesy of James Watson.
 
Levin Lab - Former Postdoctoral Researchers
 
In order by year postdoctoral research position began.
For a list of Simon A. Levin's postdocs at Cornell University, click here.
 

Cornell University & Princeton University

 

1991-93. Shay Gueron. Associate Professor, Dept of Mathematics, U of Haifa, Israel

1991-93. Agustin Lobo. Environmental Scientist, Instituto de Ciencias de la Tierra "Jaume Almera" (CSIC), Barcelona, Spain

1991-93. Jianguo Wu. Professor, Dept of Ecology, Evolution & Environmental Sciences, Arizona State University, Tempe

1992-95. John Saponara. Programmer, Transport Dynamics, Inc., Princeton, NJ

Princeton University

 

1993-95. Jane Molofsky. Professor, Dept of Botany, U of Vermont, Burlington

1993-96. Jacob Overton. Researcher, Landcare Research, Hamilton, New Zealand and Panthera, Kafue National Park, Zambia

1994-95. Giulio De Leo.* Professor, Dept of Environmental Science, U a degli Studi di Parma, Italy

1994-98. Ann Kinzig. Professor, Dept of Biology; Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Inst of Sustainabiliyt, Arizona State U

1994-98. Ben Bolker.* Professor, Depts of Mathematics & Statistics and Biology, McMaster U, Canada

 

1995-97. Mercedes Pascual. Professor, Dept of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, U of Michigan, Ann Arbor

1995-98. Gregg Hartvigse. Professor of Quantitative Ecology, Dept of Biology, SUNY, Geneseo

1996. Amar Gandhi. Group Project Manager, Google, Inc.

1996-97. Douglas Deutschman. Professor, Dept of Biology, San Diego State U; Dean of Graduate Studies, Wilfred Laurier U, Waterloo, Ontario (to begin October 2018)

1999-00. Jon Norberg. Professor; Research Fellow, Complex Adaptive Systems, Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm, Sweden

1999-01. Ran Nathan. Professor; Head, Dept Evolution, Systematics and Ecology; Chairman, Silberman Inst of Life Sciences, Hebrew U of Jerusalem, Israel

1999-01. Jerome Chave. Senior Researcher, Laboratoire d'Ecologie Terrestre, CNRS, Toulouse, France

1999-01. Kerstin Wiegand. Professor of Ecosystems Modelling, U of Goettingen, Germany

1999-02. Frederic Guichard. Associate Professor, Dept of Biology, McGill U, Montreal, Canada

2000. Renato Casagrandi. Professor, Dept di Elettronica e Informazione, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

2000-01. Jonathan Dushoff. Associate Professor, Dept of Biology, McMaster U, Canada

 

2000-04. Ian Rozdilsky. Foreign Service Officer (Diplomat), State Dept, Washington DC

2001-06. Stephen Pratt. Associate Professor, School of Life Sciences, Arizona State U, Tempe

2001 & 2004. Helene Muller-Landau. Staff Scientist, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute

2001-02. Christopher Klausmeier. MSU Foundation Professor of Plant Biology, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Michigan State U

2001-02. Mayuko Nakamaru. Associate Professor, Dept of Value & Decision Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

2001-03. Irakli Loladze. Associate Professor, Mathematics and Biology, U of Maryland University College

2001-03. Eirikur Palsson.* Assistant Professor, Dept of Biology, Simon Fraser U, Burnaby, BC

2001-03. Colleen T. Webb. Associate Professor, Depts of Biology & Mathematics, Colorado State U, Fort Collins

2002-05. Iain Couzin.* Professor, Dept of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Princeton U; Director, Dept of Collective Behavior, Max Planck Inst for Ornithology, Konstanz, Germany

2003-04. Patrick De Leenheer.* Professor, Dept of Mathematics, U of Florida, Gainesville

2003-04. Todd Scanlon.* Associate Professor, Dept of Environmental Sciences, U of Virginia, Charlottesville

2004-05. Tanya Berger-Wolf.* Associate Professor, Dept of Computer Science, U of Illinois, Chicago

2005. Erik Rauch. Deceased July 2005

2003-06. Kiona Ogle.* Associate Professor; Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Inst of Sustainabiliy, Arizona State U

2003-06. Joshua Weitz. Professor, Dept of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology

2003-06. Michelle Girvan.* Assistant Professor, Dept of Physics, U of Maryland

 

2003-07. Nikolay Strigul. Research Assistant Professor, Dept of Mathematical Sciences, Stevens Institute of Technology

 

2004-06. Annette Ostling. Associate Professor, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, U of Michigan, Ann Arbor

2004-07. Heather Leslie. Director, Darling Marine Center, Walpole, ME; Libra Associate Professor School of Marine Sciences, U of Maine, Orono

2005-06. Jinhu Liu. ARC Future Fellow and Profesor, RMIT, China

2005-06. Charles Stock.* Associate Research Scholar; Princeton Research Oceanographer, NOAA/Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory, Princeton, NJ

 

2005-07. Akiko Satake. Assistant Professor, Hokkaido U, Japan

2005-07. Sam Flaxman. Assistant Professor, Dept of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, U of Colorado, Boulder

2005-10. Michael Raghib. Team Lead, Decision Science, IBM Research, Melbourne, Australia

2006-07. Thilo Gross.* Group Leader, Dynamics of Biological Networks Max-Planck Institute for Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany

2006-07. Susanne Menden-Deuer. Associate Professor of Oceanography, U of Rhode Island

2006-07. Peter Varkonyi.* Assistant Professor, Dept of Mechanics, Materials & Structures, Budapest U of Technology & Economics, Hungary

2006-08. Ford Ballantyne. Associate Professor, Odum School of Ecology, U of Georgia

2006-08. Maja Schlueter. Researcher, Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm U, Sweden

2007-08. Maciej F. Boni. University Research Lecturer; Sir Henry Dale Fellow; Group Head/PI and Supervisor, Centre for Tropical Medicine, CCVTM, U of Oxford, Oxford, UK (location: Viet Nam, Ho Chi Minh City)

2007-08. Luca A. Giuggioli. Assistant Professor, Dept of Engineering Mathematics and School of Biological Sciences, U of Bristol, UK; Senior Lecturer in Complexity Sciences, Bristol Centre for Complexity Sciences, UK

2007-09. Frederic Bartumeus. Research Professor, Catalan Institution for Research and Advanced Studies (ICREA), Spain

2009-11. Miguel Fortuna. Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Studies, U of Zurich, Switzerland

2009-14. Juan Bonachela. Lecturer, MASTS Marine Modeling Group, Dept of Mathematics and Statistics, U of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland; Rutgers U (January 2018)

2010-11. Guy Ziv. Associate Professor of Ecosystem Services, School of Geography, U of Leeds, UK

2010-11. Charles Yackulic.* Research Statistician, Grand Canyon Monitoring & Research Center, U.S. Geological Survey, Flagstaff, Arizona

 

2010-13. Ricky Der. Financial Researcher, Philadelphia, PA

2011-12. Emmanuel Schertzer. Assistant Professor, Mathematics, U of Paris VI, France

2011-13. Malin Pinsky. Assistant Professor, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers U

2011-13. Erol Akcay. Assistant Professor, Dept of Biology, U of Pennsylvania

2011-13. James Watson. Researcher, Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm U, Sweden; Assistant Professor, Oregon State University (fall 2017)

2012-13. Colin Torney.* University of Glasgow, Scotland

2012-14. James Waters. Assistant Professor, Dept of Biology, Providence College, RI

2012-15. Efrat Sheffer.* Senior Lecturer, The Robert H. Smith Institute of Plant Sciences and Genetics in Agriculture, Faculty of Agriculture, Hebrew U, Jerusalem, Israel

2013-15. Thomas Van Boeckel.* Postdoctoral Fellow, Dept of Environmental Systems Science, Zurich U; Program for Adaptation to a Changing Environment, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland

2013-15. Neil Carter. Assistant Professor, Center for Human-Environment Systems, College of Innovation and Design, Boise State U

2014-15. Pawel Romanczuk.* Postdoctoral Research Associate, Humboldt U, Berlin, Germany

2014-16. Frants Jensen.* Postdoctoral Research Associate, Aarhus U, Bioscience, Marine Bioacoustics Lab, Denmark

2014-16. Emily Klein. Postdoctoral Research Associate, Southwest Fisheries Science Center and the Farallon Institute

2014-16. Matthieu Barbier. Postdoctoral Research Associate, Centre for Biodiversity Theory and Modeling, Moulis, France

2012-16. Ben Morin. Assistant Professor, Mathematics and Statistics Dept., Vassar U

2013-16. Andrew Hein. Research Scientist, NOAA, Southwest Fisheries Science Center, U of California, Santa Cruz

2014-16. Dane Klinger. Director of Biology, Forever Oceans Corporation

 

2015-17. Karla Kvaternik. Cyber Physical Systems Research Scientist, Siemens Corporate Technology, Princeton, NJ

2016-17. Juan Rocha Gordo. Postdoctoral Research Associate, Stockholm Resilience Centre, Sweden


2016-17. Flavia Marquitti. Postdoctoral Research Associate, Universidade de São Paulo, SP, Brazil

2015-17. Anieke Van Leeuwen. Tenture Track Scientist, Netherlands Institute for Sea Research

*Co-advisor