CV

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Education

2017
PhD Ecology University of Georgia, Athens, GA, Advisors: Craig Osenberg (UGA) and Scott McKinley (Tulane)

2010-2014
begin PhD University of Florida, Gainesville, Fl, Advisors: Craig Osenberg (UGA) and Scott McKinley (Tulane)

2010
B.A. Marine Biology and Applied Mathematics New College of Florida, Sarasota, Fl, Thesis: Spatial Analysis of Octopus Dens and Predation, Advisors: Sandra Gilchrist and Necmettin Yildirim

Publications

2018
Hamman, E.A., Pappalardo, P., Bence, J.R., Peacor, S.D., and C.W. Osenberg. Bias in ecological meta-analyses using Hedges’ d. (link)

2018
Hamman, E.A. Aggregation patterns of two corallivorous snails and applications for coral dynamics. Coral Reefs (link)

2018
Hamman, E.A. and M.W. McCoy. Pulsed predation: episodic predation events reduce prey population sizes and persistence. Scientific Reports 8: 9346 (link)

2018
Hamman, E.A., McKinley, S.A., Stier, A.C., and Osenberg, C.W. Landscape configuration drives persistent spatial patterns of occupant distributions. Theoretical Ecology 11(1): 111–127(link)

2014
Ferguson, J.M., Langebrake, J.B., Cannataro, V., Garcia, A.J., Hamman, E.A., Martcheva, M. Osenberg, C.W. Optimal sampling strategies for detecting zoonotic disease epidemics. PLOS Computational Biology 10(6): e1003668 (link)

2011
Broome, M., Claar, D., Hamman, E., Matthews, T., Salazar, M., Shugart-Schmidt, K., Tillman, A., Vincent, M., and J. Berkson. Exploratory Assessment of Four Stocks in the U.S. South Atlantic: Black Sea Bass (Centropristis ocyurus), Gray Triggerfish (Balistes capriscus), Sand Perch (Diplectrum formosum), Tomate (Haemulon aurolineatum). NOAA Technical Memorandum Annual Meeting; NMFS-SEFSC-617 (link)

in revision
Hamman, E.A. Spatial distribution of damage affects the healing, growth, and morphology of coral

Teaching

2016-2017
Ecology Lab for Science Majors, Teaching Assistant, University of Georgia

2014
Moorea Marine Ecology Field Course, Teaching Assistant, University of Florida

2013-2014
General Ecology Lab, Teaching Assistant, University of Florida

2010-2011
Biological Sciences 2011L (Intro Bio Lab 2), Teaching Assistant, University of Florida

2009
Computational Ordinary Differential Equations, Teaching Assistant, New College of Florida

2009
Scientific Computing, Teaching Assistant, New College of Florida

Mentoring

2017-2018
Team Rock Pool (ECU) : Mariah Williams, Lexi Weaver, Christian Penister, Cedrick McLean, Mackenna Moore, Hussein Alashwal, Isaac Lee

2016
Salt Marsh Intern : Samantha Shaffer (Atlanta Girls School)

2015-2017
Lab Assistants (UGA): Katherine Brooks, Betsy Potter

2013-2014
Alissa Rubin Thesis: The Relationship Between Barnacles and Green Sea Turtle Health, University of Florida.

2012-2013
Luc Overholt Thesis: Comparison of sampling methods used to study plant-pollinator systems, University of Florida.

2011-2014
Field Assistants (UF): Julie Zill, Angela Mulligan, Morgan Farrell

2011-2014
Lab Assistants (UF): Luc Overholt, Alissa Rubin, Sean Deeb, Keiana Solomon, Carly Roeser

Professional Development

November 2016
Global Women in STEM Leadership Summit WIE (Women in Engineering) – IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers), Atlanta, GA

Fall 2016
An Introduction to Evidence-Based Undergraduate STEM Teaching Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching, and Learning, Online Course

July 2012
Summer Institute in Statistics and Modeling of Infectious Diseases Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

April 2012
Workshop on Spatial Models of Micro and Macro Systems Mathematical Biology Institute, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

June 2011
Ocean Bridges Workshop, French American Cultural Exchange and Gump Research Station,, Moorea, French Polynesia.

Summer 2010
RTR Summer Program National Marine Fisheries Service Recruiting, Training and Research Program, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA

April 2012
RTR Workshop National Marine Fisheries Service Recruiting, Training and Research Program, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA (workshop in Marathon, FL)

Honors

January 2015
1st Place PhD Research Presentation Odum School of Ecology Graduate Student Symposium

January 2015
2nd Place PhD Research Presentation Odum School of Ecology Graduate Student Symposium

January 2014
Runner-up Best Graduate Student Talk North Florida Marine Science Symposium

2013
Video and Poster Public Choice Award National Science Foundation IGERT Video and Poster Competition, with Vincent Cannataro, Jake Ferguson, Andy Garcia, and Jessica Langebrake

2012
Honorable Mention, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program

2011
Honorable Mention, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program

2010
Honorable Mention, National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program

2009

Morris K. Udall Scholar, Morris K. Udall Foundation