Shana Whitney

M.S. Natural Resources
Shana Whitney

Advisor: Dr. Serita Frey
Research Topic: Soil microbial ecology and biogeochemistry

Shana is interested in how microbial communities, as well as individual microbes, mediate biogeochemical cycles. Specifically, she is studying the role fungal ecology and physiology play in the interaction between soil carbon dynamics and soil organic matter composition.